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Bears Hang on to Defeat Wolves

Bears Hang on to Defeat Wolves

Baton Rouge starts 2015 with a win over Copiah-Lincoln. After falling to Co-Lin earlier this season, BRCC avenged defeat with a 67-60 victory on Tuesday evening in the Bonne Sante Wellness Center. After tonight's victory, BRCC is 8-9 on the season.

BRCC came back from winter break on fire, knocking down seven three-pointers in the first half and taking a 37-23 lead into intermission. Copiah-Lincoln would not go away easy in the second half. The Wolves continued to battle back, cutting the lead to three with under a minute to play. BRCC was able to knock down free throws, 11 of 14 in the second half, to secure the victory.  

Leading scorers for the Bears Damian Young (15) and Erik Thomas (14). Jordan Gaither added eleven points in the win. 

Baton Rouge is at home on Saturday, January 10th when they host Lawson State Community College. Game time is set for 2:00 pm.