Mercer County CC Rallies in Second Half to Beat Lackawanna Basketball 88-87

Mercer County CC Rallies in Second Half to Beat Lackawanna Basketball 88-87

(West Windsor Township, NJ) – Lackawanna College Basketball lost to Mercer County CC 88-87. This loss drops the Falcons record to 6-4 (4-1).

Lackawanna would play a solid first half as Talek Williams put 15 points on the board. J'von Winslow scored from outside the arc twice as well. Great execution propelled the Falcons to a 51-36 halftime lead. Lackawanna's second half would not go as planned. Coach Brian Coyle would cite ball movement and defensive breakdowns as the reason in his post-game quote.

"Great team play and execution led to a half time lead. In the second half it was a different story. Lack of ball movement and defensive breakdowns turned into many unanswered points." – Head Coach Brian Coyle

The game came down to the final seconds but Mercer would survive to win 88-87.

Player Highlights

Talek Williams – 23 points, 5 total rebounds, 2 assists

J'von Winslow – 18 points, 3 assists

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