Concordia Men Reel Off 16-0 Run To Pull Away From Eagles

Bryson Johnson took on Concordia in a road game Monday.

Concordia University Texas vs University of the Ozarks
Records: University of the Ozarks (2-8, 1-3 ASC), Concordia University Texas (3-8, 2-2 ASC)
Monday, Dec. 17, 2018
Austin, Texas | Concordia Fieldhouse

After a strong 15 minutes of play to open the game, the Eagles let go of the lead and never regained it as Concordia University Texas posted a 97-77 win Monday in Austin. The Eagles ended the first half by trailing 41-33 despite leading for most of the first half and holding a higher shooting percentage from the field. In the second half, the Eagles again had a strong performance to open pulling within 56-54 on Kelvin Knight's shot with 12:33 remaining. Three minutes later, Javian Williams hit a three-pointer to tie the game 64-64. But Concordia reeled off a 16-0 run after Williams' basket and the Eagles never regained any momentum. The Eagles shot 42 percent from the field in the game, while Concordia hit 49 percent.

Scoring - Bryson Johnson (15)
Rebounding - Lance Gardner (10)
Assists - Bryson Johnson, Lance Gardner (5)

Concordia reeled off a 16-0 in the second half after the Eagles tied the game 64-64.

The Eagles hit 9-of-19 (47%) from the three-point line in the game.

Bryson Johnson, Ethan Bowman, Skyler BarnesLance Gardner, Tim Turpin

The Eagles will head into winter break and return to conference play January 3 against Howard Payne.