The Buccaneers men’s basketball team defeated visiting Belmont Abbey Crusaders JV team 87-57. The Bucs had 5 players score in double digits, leading the charge was Freshman Rashawn Edwards with 15 points followed up by Sophomore Jalen Cannady and Freshman Josh McClain with 14, Sophomore Anthony Hillard with 13, and Sophomore Victor Moore. Shi Cee Moore and Cameron Redd lead the team with 7 rebounds.

The Bucs were lead to the victory by a strong first half. In the final ten minutes of the first half the Bucs went on an offensive run outscoring the Crusaders 22-7. In the second half the Bucs kept their large lead only allowing the Crusaders within 25 before winning the game 87-57.

The Bucs are now 6-1 and 1-0 in the conference. The Bucs will travel on the road Wednesday to play Div I opponent #9 ranked Spartanburg Methodist College. They will be back at home on Saturday for a 2:00pm game against Wytheville Community College.