ANDERSON, Ind. – The Adrian College men's basketball team opened its first road trip of the 2019-20 season with a loss at Anderson on Friday evening.
Final Score: Anderson 98, Adrian 75
Location: Anderson, Ind. (O.C. Lewis Gymnasium - Anderson (Ind.))
Records: Anderson 1-0, Adrian 2-0.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Adrian was able to open a quick four point lead on a Jordan Harris layup and Jeremy Kalonji jump shot to start the contest, with the run halted by a jumper by Anderson. Harris responded with a three-pointer to push the lead back to four.
After a trio of Raven jumpshots, Kalonji posted a jumper to make it 9-6, before Anderson would take off on a scoring run and lead a majority of the first half.
AC used a seven-point run to regain the lead, ignited by a Kaleb Swick three, followed by a Ke'Shaun Wyatt-Morris layup and a Harris three point jump shot, making the score 21-19. The hosts would lead 33-31 to end the half.
Tied at 38-38 with 17:23 remaining in the contest. Harris again made a three to put the Bulldogs up, 41-38. He helped them to maintain their lead, making a layup to make it 43-41 at 16:40.
With 10 minutes remaining on the clock, the Ravens took a five point lead, before eventually running away with the game, winning 98-75.
Jordan Harris led the team, going 4-for-9 on threes and 6-for-10 on free throws. Harris had a team-leading seven rebounds and 26 points.
Jeremy Kalonji trailed by one point, 25, shooting 100 percent on free throws (4-4). Kalonji had four rebounds and one steal.
Also strong on the boards, Connor Pelham had two offensive rebounds and three defensive.
The Bulldogs remain on the road, facing off at Manchester on Saturday, set for a 7:30 p.m. tipoff.
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