Golden Eagle fans filled the gym as the LCCC men's basketball team defeated the Eastern Wyoming College Lancers 76-66 on Feb. 2 at LCCC. In the first half LCCC started to distance themselves from the Lancers, but it didn’t hold as LCCC was only up one at the break, 37-36. In the second half, the Golden Eagles offense got hot and held a 10- to six-point cushion through the rest of the game. LCCC’s Ude Ifeanyichukwu had a double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds. This was the Golden Eagles' third straight win.
Deshon Portley – 17 pts, 8 asts
Germain Decoste – 12 pts, 7 rbs
Julian Chiera – 24 pts
Ude Ifeanyichukwu –12 pts, 12 rbs, 4 blks
Ryan Wilson – 14 pts, 8 asts
Jonathan Doss – 13 pts
Slade Spoonhunter – 10 pts
Joel Nyembo – 10 pts
The Golden Eagles (17-7 overall, 7-4 south sub region) will host the North Platte Community College Knights (18-4 overall, 8-2 south sub region) at 7 p.m. on Feb. 5 in the LCCC Gymnasium.
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