BRENHAM, Texas — The Blinn College men's basketball team (10-2, 1-2) displayed a strong offense in order to defeat Strength N Motion International, 90-74, on Saturday in the Kruse Center.
Five Buccaneers tallied double-digit points in the win.
"It is always good to finish the semester with a win," said Scott Schumacher, Blinn head coach. "I am proud of my guys for going into the holiday break with a 10-2 record."
Blinn and Strength N Motion International played a close first half, but the Buccaneers prevailed with a 39-36 lead heading into the second half. The Buccaneers pulled ahead for a 16-point win by outscoring Strength N Motion 51-38 in the final half.
The Buccaneers will face the Houston Gladiators on Wednesday, Jan. 2, at 7 p.m. when they return from the holiday break.
Blinn has competed in intercollegiate athletics since 1903 and captured 38 NJCAA national championships since 1987.