KIRTLAND, Ohio – Lakeland men's basketball outscored Andrews Osborne by 40 points in the first half and cruised from there in a 102-46 victory Friday night in its first game in the TJ Memorial Tournament.
Lakeland improved to 2-0 on the season with the help of 25 points from Ronald Vann off the bench.
Bowers set the tone early on by hitting 7-of-11 shots from the field for 14 points as Lakeland outscored Andrews Osborne 56-16 at the half. The Lakers shot 64.1 percent from the field while Cory Fulton added eight assists from the point guard position.
Vann turned up his game in the second half, scoring 17 of his 25 points in the final 20 minutes to pace the Lakers. Deven Musselman, Bowers and Danny Dakdouk each scored six points in the half to help Lakeland cruise into the victory.
Lakeland will play its final game in the TJ Memorial Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 10 against Oakland Community College at 2 p.m.
For more information about Lakeland athletics, visit www.athletics.lakelandcc.edu.
About Lakeland Community College
Founded in 1967, Lakeland Community College was the first college in Ohio created by a vote of the people. True to our mission, Lakeland provides quality learning opportunities to meet the social and economic needs of the community.
Offering day, evening, weekend and online classes, the college serves more than 10,800 credit and 2,800 noncredit students (2016). For more information about the College, visit www.lakelandcc.edu.