The 21st-ranked Lynn University men’s basketball team opened up Saturday afternoon’s Sunshine State Conference game on an 18-3 blitz, but defensive adjustments by Florida Tech slowed down the Fighting Knights’ offensive outburst. The Blue and White fought off the Panthers down the stretch, securing a 59-57 victory while staying undefeated at home.
BOCA RATON, Fla. – Using a 22-8 run in the final ten minutes, the Lynn University women’s basketball team maintained its unblemished home record on Saturday afternoon, defeating Florida Tech 60-56. Loie Webb and Christina Potts knocked down a combined seven triples to pace the offensive effort, scoring 15 and 14 points, respectively.
The 21st-ranked Lynn University men’s basketball team bounced back from its first loss of the season last Saturday, going on the road Wednesday night and holding off the Embry-Riddle Eagles for a 78-74 Sunshine State Conference win. Michael Baez, Jamal Palmer and Brandon Bornelus combined to score 64 of the team’s 78 points.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Propelled by five double-digit scorers and excellent defense, Lynn University’s women’s basketball team won its sixth game in its last seven tries, 87-66, at Embry-Riddle on Wednesday evening. Loie Webb, Kelsi Fizer, Janay Williams, Dani Lozzi and Jaylen Snipes each scored 10+ points in Lynn’s 10th win of the season.
Lynn University’s men’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the season over the weekend, but the National Association of Basketball Coaches deemed the Fighting Knights’ 11-1 start to the 2018-19 campaign Top-25 worthy for the first time this year. The Blue and White debut in the NABC National Rankings this week at No. 21, the sixth poll of the season.
The 15th-ranked Lynn University’s men’s basketball team fell to seventh-ranked Florida Southern in an 88-84 Sunshine State Conference overtime battle on Saturday night, giving the Fighting Knights their first loss of the season. Four Fighting Knights scored in double figures in the contest while senior Jamal Palmer recorded the 1,000th point of his Lynn career.