Sunday, February 14, 2016
No. 12 Langston Lions Blow Out Paul Quinn 100-55
LANGSTON, Oklahoma -- There simply was no stopping the high-flying No. 12 Langston Lions Saturday night as the Lions picked up their 19th win in a 100-55 rout of Paul Quinn at C.F. Gayles Gymnasium.
Tied at 7-7 early on, the Loins used an 11-point swing to grab an 18-7 lead and never looked back.
Langston shot 52 percent in the first half to take a 51-25 lead. Curtis Jones scored 19 and Terrell Jones had eight points and six boards before the break.
Jones finished with a team-high 29 points; Renard Green scored 16 points, Latarius Lloyd and Terrell Jones added 10 points apiece for the Lions, who have 10 of their last 12.
The Lions shot 50 percent (39-of-77) from the field while holding the Tigers to 29 percent (18-of-61); Langston also managed to knock down 11 three-pointers and combined to go 11-of-18 from the charity stripe.
Langston (19-5) travels to take on Huston-Tillotson on Friday, Feb. 19. The Lions return home on Tuesday, Feb. 23 against the University of the Southwest.
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