Lions Down Mount Olive, 70-58

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. - The Emmanuel College men's basketball team continued their undefeated conference run with a 70-58 win over Mount Olive on Wednesday night. 

The Lions shot 49.1% from the field while out-rebounding the Trojans 32-31. After trailing for the first six minutes of the game, Senior Kendrick Colvin stole the lead for Emmanuel who never looked back. 

Four Lions scored in double digits led by Colvin with 23 points and 10 rebounds. Junior Nathan Williams went four for four from the three-point line to boost his points to 15 for the night. Senior Austin Greene put up 10 points, making him the second Lion this season to earn 1000 career points.

The Lions will continue action on Saturday with a home game against Limestone College at 4:00pm.

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