Lackawanna Men's Basketball Pick Up Their 8th Win of the Season

Lackawanna Men's Basketball Pick Up Their 8th Win of the Season

(Scranton, Pa) –  Lackawanna College defeated Westchester CC Saturday afternoon 103-94. The Falcons record now stands at 8-6 (5-2).

The Falcons and Vikings played a close first half on Saturday with Lackawanna leading 53-51. The second half saw Talek Williams lead the Falcons in scoring and effort. Williams played all 40 minutes of the game, helped score points on several fast breaks, and was the key in Westchester CC never gaining the lead in the second half.

Shooting over 58% of their field goals as a team, Lackawanna was able to spread the ball around to the six players who checked onto the court. Talek Williams, Nikhi Barnes, Doug Sneh, Isaiah Wiggins, Hafeez Addul'Mallik, and Jah Aulder all recorded double digit scoring. The defense made their mark on the game as well, the Falcons stole the ball 12 times. Lackawanna defeated Westchester CC at the Student Union, 103-94.

"All of our players on the court today scored in double figures, it was great. We came together and focused on the win. I'm really proud of the guys, it was fun to be a part of today." – Head Coach Brian Coyle

Player Highlights

Talek Williams – 32 points, 11 total rebounds, 4 assists, 3 steals

Isaiah Wiggins – 25 points, 10 total rebounds, 7 assists, 3 steals

The Falcons next game will be played at home against Essex CC on Tuesday January 8th at 7pm. For all your news and updates please visit us on Facebook Lackawanna Falcons Athletics, Instagram @FalconsSports, and Twitter @falconssports