January 14, 2014
MacMurray College defeated the Principia Panthers 94-58 this evening. Dylan Burton put up 24 points, including going 10-12 field goals, and pulled down 7 boards. Cole Busch also added 7 rebounds and 12 points. Rounding out double digit scorers for the Highlanders was James Williams with 13.
Rebounding was the song of the night for the Highlanders as the men out-rebounded the Panthers 44 to 19. The Highlanders shot 50 percent, while holding the Panthers to 37.7 percent on the evening.
Principia’s Kenny Sydness and Damon Wilgus both added 15 points apiece for the Principia, leading their offense. Justin Ball also added 13 points.
The Highlanders now move to 8-4 overall and 4-1 in the SLIAC. The Panthers drop to 3-9 and 2-4 in the SLIAC. The Highlanders return to action on the road Thursday at Westminster.
To see video highlights of the game, click here.