December 31, 2013

Bobcats Top Scots with 41-Point Second Half

Ethan Murray The College of the Ozarks' men's basketball team overcame an 11-point halftime deficit to defeat Lyon College (Batesville, Ark.) on the road Monday evening 58-47.  The Bobcats were led by Ethan Murray (pictured), who finished with a game-high 16 points.  The sophomore guard from Neosho, was 6-of-10 from the field and a perfect 3-for-3 from the foul line.  C of O outscored the host Scots, 41-19, in the second half and won the battle on the boards, 28-27.  C of O received 11 points from junior Pete Leonard, freshman Cameron Paschke finished with 10 points, going 10-of-12 from the charity stripe and freshman Joe Young added 8 points and a game-high 7 rebounds.  Lyon was led by junior guard Devonte Young's 13 points and received 11 points from sophomore Riley Jenkins.  The Bobcats are now 10-3 on the season, entering this weekend's CAM JAM Classic.  (Photo by Swift Shots)