Lynn University’s men’s basketball team found itself in a hole early on Sunday and trailed the entire afternoon against King University (Tenn.) at the Salem University Joe Manchin Classic. The Fighting Knights turned up the pressure in the second half, trimming the deficit to six points late, but the Tornado held on for a 71-61 victory in nonconference play.
Lynn University’s women’s basketball team held the edge at halftime on Sunday and boasted the lead for a good majority of the contest but an aggressive second-half effort from host Valdosta State University allowed the Blazers to gain the advantage with under five minutes to go before downing the Fighting Knights in South Region action, 73-62.
The Lynn University men’s basketball team erased a 10-point deficit late in the second half on Saturday afternoon to pick up a 64-62 neutral-site victory.
The Lynn University women’s basketball team hit the road on Thursday evening for an exhibition matchup at Florida A&M University.
Lynn University swimmer Sarah Hughes has been named the Sunshine State Conference Swimmer of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday.
The old adage of defense wins championship still stands true, but in the end a lack of scoring from Lynn University’s men’s soccer team held the squad back.