January 15, 2013
The MacMurray College men's basketball team welcomed in Principia College on Tuesday, January 15th. The team stomped the Panthers by a final score of 90-39.
The Highlanders dominated Principia the entire contest leading 41 to 18 at the half. Head coach Todd Creal was able to clear his bench and rest some starters as 16 Highlanders received playing time. MacMurray outrebounded Principia 35-16 in the contest. Sophomore Clayton Whitlock led the Highlander offense with 13 points in the contest while senior Cody Best netted 11 points. Senior Luke Bishop, Freshman Kollin Keltner, and senior Tyler Stewart all contributed with eight points apiece as well. Junior Brady Slagle led the Highlander defense with eight rebounds.
With the win, the Highlanders remain in second place in the SLIAC standings. The team will welcome in first place team Spalding University on Thursday, January 17th for an 8:00pm game.