Lackawanna Claims Win over Misericordia JV

Scranton PA – Led by a team high 22 points from Gil Benz, the Lackawanna College men's basketball team beat the Misericordia University Junior Varsity by a score of 99-65. In addition to Benz's double figure scoring performance, Justin Iton contributed to the Falcons' victory with a double double of 17 points and 11 rebounds

Also scoring in double digits was Cartier Talford, who netted 15 points. Johnathan Williams led Lackawanna in rebounds with 15, while Elijah Baker led in assists with 5.

The Falcons continue to tune up for the Region XIX DII Men's Basketball Tournament when the travel to Saint David's, Pennsylvania on Thursday to play the Eastern University Junior Varsity team. Thursday's game is scheduled for 6:00 PM.