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Taylor Williams takes the tip-off vs. Olivet on Jan. 30th
Men's Basketball - Wed, Feb. 24, 2010
(Bourbonnais, IL) Ranked #21 in the latest NAIA DI coaches poll, Olivet Nazarene University continued their successes with a 97 - 56 victory over the Saints Tuesday evening at the McHie Arena.
The loss for the Saints ends their regular season with a 3 - 27 mark and 0 - 10 in Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) play. Taylor Williams (South Bend, IN) scored three of the teams first six points to take an early 6 - 2 lead, but Olivet quickly took control of the contest reeling off 10 straight points to take the lead that they never squandered.
The Tigers used 22 points off turnovers and 47 points from their bench to give them their seventh conference win of the year. Leading Olivet was Josh Bronke and Antonio Marshall with 17 points apiece. Holy Cross was led by Taylor Williams with 16 points and 7 rebounds. Adam Onderdonk (South Bend, IN) chipped in 10 for the Saints.
Holy Cross will play in the CCAC tournament as the sixth seed. Check back with to find out who the Saints will be matched up with in the first round.