Deerfield, Ill. The No. 11th ranked Holy Cross College men’s basketball team took on Trinity International University this evening in a road CCAC matchup. The Saints used balanced scoring in the 88-66 victory. With the win, men’s basketball improves to 24-5 overall and 19-2 in conference play while TIU falls to 5-23 and 4-17.
Score: Holy Cross defeated TIU 88-66
Records: Holy Cross (24-5) | TIU (5-23)
Location: Van Dixhorn Arena | Trinity International University | Deerfield, Ill.
Jordan Gaines – 20 pts, 5 assists, 8-14 FG
Storm Cook – 14 pts, 5 assists, 4-8 3-pt FG
Noel Mpie – 13 pts, 5 rebs, 6-8 FG
Larenzo Moore – 12 pts, 6 rebs, 5 assists, 4-6 FG
Robby Jimenez – 11 pts, 5 rebs. 3-5 3-pt FG
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
The Saints had 32 assists on 35 made field goals
Holy Cross shot 63% from the field and 63% from behind the arc
TIU shot 44% from the field and 42% from three
The Saints won the rebound battle 24-21
NEXT TIME OUT
The Saints will be back in action on Wednesday, February 19 when they travel to Trinity International University. Tipoff set for 8:30pm.