FRANKLIN SPRINGS, GA- The Lions played the Barton College Bulldogs at home after a tough loss on the road back in December. The Lions came out ready to play and had an electric win against Barton 72-87.
The first half started out with a dunk over Barton by Kendrick Colvin to score the first two points of the game. Barton kept up with the Lions and gained the lead halfway through. Brandon Simpson put up back-to-back 3-pointers to tie the game 19-19. The Lions went into halftime up 35-39 after a layup by Kurtis Robinson. The Lions took over the second half and gained an 11-point lead. That 11-point lead turned into a 15-point lead which the Lions held for the remained of the game. The game ended 72-87.
The Lions will play at home on Tuesday, January 23rd at 7:30 PM against Lees-McRae for First Responders Night. All First Responders will get free admission to both games starting at 5:30 PM.
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