LINCOLN, IL – Breaking out to a 14 to 0 lead the Red Lions Men’s Basketball team from Lincoln Christian University handed the Tigers of Emmaus Bible College a 74-42 defeat as LCU looks forward to the NCCAA Regional Tournament in Chicago next weekend. LCU ends their regular season with a 19-7 record.
After leading 30 -9 the Red Lions allowed the Tigers to narrow the gap to 38-29 at the half. The Tigers continued to cut into the lead in the second half getting within 8 at 44-36. The Red Lions then turned up the heat as they outscored Emmaus 23-0 in the next ten minutes to put the game out of reach at 67-36 leading to the final margin of 32 points.
LCU shot 47.6 from the field, 33% from three point range and out rebounded Emmaus 46-34 as they totally dominated the game. Brady Cremeens and Dave Corcoran led the Red Lions with 14 points each while Josiah Brock added 11 points along with 10 rebounds.