Boys Varsity Basketball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Dec 29, 2021
- EAGLES : 73
SAGINAW NOUVEL HS: 54
The Eagles finished with a win to close out the 2021 year at Cornerstone University against the Panthers of Saginaw Nouvel. The Eagles came out flying after 12 days off, closing out the 1st quarter 24-8. The Eagles defensively applied a lot of pressure and switched defenses to disrupt the Panthers offense in the first half. The Eagles led at the half 40 - 24.
To begin the second half the Eagles played with pace looking to get out in transition and get easy baskets. Defense has been the Eagles staple for success thus far in the season. With that being said, the Eagles gave up a few more baskets than they wanted to in the 3rd quarter. However, the Eagles led in the 3rd quarter 53 - 35. The Panthers continued to fight but it was enough to hold off the Eagles. The Eagles get the win 73 - 54.
It was a great team win with all of the Eagles scoring tonight. The Eagles were led by Senior Guard Delon McCloud with 16 points. Jaylan Ouwinga finished with 13 points and Dono' Thames chipped in with 12 points. Chase Jackson in his return scored 10 points off the bench. The Eagles are 4 - 1 going into the New Year.