Men's Basketball Downs Midway 83-66

Al McCloud, photo by Emie McGee
Al McCloud, photo by Emie McGee

By: Genesis Leggett, Sports Information Assistant

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – Caleb Johnson led the Vikings with 18 points, as the Berry College men’s basketball team defeated Midway 83-66 in their final game of the Jim Connor Classic.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • The Vikings shot 51.7% to Midway's 41.7%. 
  • Berry had 6 three-pointers to the Midway's 2. 
  • The Vikings led the game in rebounds (38-29) and blocks (7-2)

BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS: 

  • Caleb Johnson:18 points, 6-10 FG, 5 rebounds, 1 assist 
  • Nick Marder: 14 points, 4-8 FG, 7 rebounds, 1 assist  
  • Alton McCloud: 12 points, 4--5 FG, 10 rebounds, 2 assists
  • Coleman Ellingsworth: 11 points, 5-8 FG, 9 rebounds, 2 assists

MIDWAY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS: 

  • Brandon Johnson: 17 points, 4-10 FG, 1-3 3P, 8-11 FT, 2 assists
  • Will Hudson: 14 points, 5-8 FG, 4-4 FT, 1 assist
  • Brandon Maxwell: 13 points, 4-8 FG, 5-5 FT, 11 rebounds, 2 assists

NOTABLES: 

  • The Vikings record now stands at 2-1.

UP NEXT:

The Vikings will play home on Tuesday, Nov. 22 at 6:00 PM against Washington and Lee.