M State Taken Down By Riverland

M State Taken Down By Riverland

THe Spartans faced off one of the top teams in the region on Saturday.  The Spartans struggled to get the offense going and fell to visiting Riverland Community College 110-65.  With the loss the Spartans are now 8-15 overall and 2-8 against MCAC Southern Division teams.

The Spartans shot 39% from the field and 25% from behind the arc.  Alex Hendricks continued his sharpshooting from behind the arc with 7 three pointers.  He finished with a team high 23 points.  James Hobson put in 20 points to follow Hendricks.  Zakaria Zaid pulled down 8 rebounds. 

The Spartans will continue divisional play as they travel to Worthington, MN to face Minnesota West Community College.  Opening tip is scheduled for 7:30 pm.