The Nyack College Men's basketball team competed in a home conference game against Concordia College. The Warriors came out strong in the first half giving them a far enough lead to make it hard for the opposing team to come back. The Warriros secured a win for their record with a final score of 84-63.
In the first half of the game, the Warriors came out of the gate ready to play. Halfway through the half, the Warriors had a ten point lead over Concordia that only continued to grow as the clock ran down. At the end of the half the Warriors had a lead of twenty three points with a totaled score of 50-27.
In the second half of the game, the Warriors fell back a little in their statistics, but because they had created a comfortable cushion of points the opposing team had trouble catching up. Throughout the half the Warriors consistently stayed 20 points ahead of Concordia, allowing them to secure the win.
Overall, the Warriors were 44.8% from the field, 35.7% from behind the arc, 73.3% in free throws. Offensively, Joel Bailey scored 16 total points. Defensively, Junior Graham 11 defensive rebounds and one block.
Up Next: The Nyack College men's basketball team will face off in a home conference game against Wilmington University on January 25th at 3:00Pm.