The Buccaneers Men’s Basketball team ran away with a 104-67 win over the visiting Eagles from Rockingham CC. The Bucs saw 5 players score in double figures. Freshman Josh McClain and Sophomore Terrance Polk scored 24 points, while Sophomore Anthony Hilliard scored 19 points. Freshman Rashawn Edwards and Sophomore Preston Earle scored 11 and 10 respectively. Polk and Freshman Cameron Redd led the team grabbing 8 rebounds a piece.

The Bucs jumped on the Eagles 23-5 to start the game and kept the pressure on. The closest the Eagles could manage was 7 points with 9 minutes left in the first half. The Bucs went on a run after that and never looked back. The Bucs finished the first half with a 45-29 point lead. The Bucs continued on the offensive streak to outscore the Eagles 59-38 in the second half to win 104-67. The Bucs defense applied intense pressure on the Eagles forcing 30 turnovers and racking up 22 steals with Hilliard with 7.

The Bucs are on a 3 game home winning streak and sit at a 14-7 overall record with a 4-3 conference record. The Bucs will play on the road Friday and Saturday against Lenoir CC and Pitt CC respectively. They will return home on Wednesday, February 6th to play Guilford Tech at 7:00pm.