CVCC Buccaneers Men’s Basketball team opened up its season this Thursday night with a decisive 91-49 victory over the visiting Limestone College Saints JV. Sophomore Isaiah Cuthbertson paced the Bucs with 18 points and 6 rebounds. While Freshman Rashawn Edwards came off the bench and scored a double double with 17 points and 14 rebounds in his first game as a Buccaneer. Sophomores Victor Moore and Preston Earle both added 11 points as starters. The Bucs displayed their dominance on the boards ,out-rebounding the visiting Saints by 61 to 20. In addition to Edwards 14 rebounds Sophomore Jalen Cannady and Freshman Fred Corey each recorded double digits rebounds with 10.

The Bucs controlled the pace of the game opening up with a 14 point run to lead 14-0, they ended the first half with a 50 to 27 point lead. The Bucs opened up the 2nd half with the same vigor and outscored the Saints 21 to 5 in the first 5 minutes of the half to have a 71-32 lead. The Saints battled back but the Buccaneers were to much and rolled on to a 91-49 point win.

The Buccaneers Men’s Basketball team is 1-0 and will travel on the road for their next game on Tuesday 11/6 at Montreat College. Their next home game will be Tuesday, 11/13 against Spartanburg Methodist College.