Huge 2nd Half Lifts Lakers

Lakeland CC used a monster 2nd half to ease past Alfred State 94-71 on Saturday afternoon.  The Lakers used a 45 to 17 run and tallied 62 points in the 2nd to improve to 19-7 on the year.

Chaz Rollins led the Lakers with 23 points and 12 rebounds while Martell Medley finished with 19.  Daishon Robinson and Deran Banton both had 14 while Richard Smith chipped in 12 points and 11 boards.  Lakeland shot 56.8% from the field in the 2nd half to break open a 32-29 game at halftime.  LCC also held a 53 to 34 advantage on the boards.

Alex Hall (Jamaica/Forest Hills) led the Pioneers with 28 points and 10 boards while DaQuan Allen (Brooklyn/Boys & Girls) had 14 points, nine assists, and six boards.  Rasheem Creech (Brooklyn/Transit Tech) had nine and Pat Parker (Queens/Hillcrest) had eight.  Alfred State shot just 38.2% from the field, 25% from three, and 59.1% from the line.

The Pioneers cose out the road portion of their season on Tuesday when they travel to Genesee CC for a 8 p.m. contest.

Newspaper Box Score
Lakeland CC vs Alfred State College
2/18/12 2:15 p.m. at Orvis Activities Center
At Orvis Activities Center
LAKELAND CC 94, ALFRED STATE COLLEGE 71
LAKELAND CC (19-7)
Chaz Rollins 11-19 1-2 23; Martell Medley 8-18 2-2 19; Deran Banton 7-12 0-0
14; Daishon Robinson 2-4 10-15 14; Richard Smith 3-4 4-4 11; Isiah Boddie
3-9 3-3 9; Gary Little 1-3 0-0 2; Romero Sumbry 1-3 0-0 2; Marius Paulauskas
0-2 0-0 0. Totals 36-74 20-26 94.
ALFRED STATE COLLEGE (7-19)
Hall, Alex 13-19 0-4 28; Allen, DaQuan 3-10 8-10 14; Creech, Rasheem 3-10
0-0 9; Parker, Patrick 2-16 3-4 8; Stein, Thomas 3-5 0-0 6; Charles, Dashino
1-5 1-2 3; Brown, Kennan 1-2 1-2 3; Hunt, Ryne 0-1 0-0 0; Koyama, Shohei 0-0
0-0 0. Totals 26-68 13-22 71.
Lakeland CC...................   32   62  -   94
Alfred State College..........   29   42  -   71
3-point goals--Lakeland CC 2-12 (Martell Medley 1-5; Richard Smith 1-1;
Daishon Robinson 0-1; Isiah Boddie 0-1; Gary Little 0-1; Romero Sumbry 0-1;
Marius Paulauskas 0-2), Alfred State College 6-24 (Creech, Rasheem 3-9;
Hall, Alex 2-5; Parker, Patrick 1-5; Charles, Dashino 0-2; Brown, Kennan
0-1; Allen, DaQuan 0-2). Fouled out--Lakeland CC-Isiah Boddie, Alfred State
College-Parker, Patrick. Rebounds--Lakeland CC 53 (Richard Smith 12; Chaz
Rollins 12), Alfred State College 34 (Hall, Alex 10). Assists--Lakeland CC
25 (Deran Banton 5), Alfred State College 16 (Allen, DaQuan 9). Total
fouls--Lakeland CC 21, Alfred State College 16. Technical fouls--Lakeland
CC-None, Alfred State College-TEAM.