M State Basketball Edged Out By Lake Superior

M State Basketball Edged Out By Lake Superior

The second day of the CLC Classic pitted the Spartans against Lake Superior College.  The Spartans were able to pick up where they left off the previous night by posting another strong offensive half.  They were able to take a 38-34 lead into half.  The Spartans were unable to hold on to the lead as Lake Superior was able to mount a second half comeback and win the game 74-72.  The loss drops the Spartans to 2-3. 

The Spartans shot 46% from the field and 24% from behind the arc.  Three Spartans were able to reach double digits in scoring. James Hobson led the team with 19 points followed by Alend Alemadi with 16 points.  Jonas Baune just missed a double double as he finished with 12 points and 9 rebounds.  Nic Pearson led the team in assists with 3.

The Spartans will return home this Tuesday as they take on Northland Community and Technical College.  Opening tip is scheduled for 7:00 pm.