Lakers spread the scoring against Finlandia
SAULT STE. MARIE - Lake Superior State spread the scoring among 10 players, including four who reached double figures, during Wednesday's 89-55 men's basketball victory over Finlandia.
Derek Kinney and Cameron Metz scored 16 points each to lead the Lakers (11-7), while Devin Daly added 12 and Rashaun Carroll had 10.
Nic Jobe totaled seven points and a team-leading 10 rebounds, and Alex Williams contributed nine points and eight rebounds. Daly also compiled eight boards. Tony Harris and Williams combined to total 11 assists.
LSSU shot 53.5 percent from the field for the game. The Lakers built a 51-21 halftime lead by making 21-of-33 field-goal attempts for 63.6 percent. They also made 6-of-16 three-point attempts and 7-of-14 free throws for the night. The Lakers out-rebounded Finlandia, 51-25.
Jon Moore scored 13 points and Ben Coleman added 11 to lead the Lions (4-15). Finlandia shot 33.9 percent from the field, including 5-of-24 from behind the arc, and made 12-of-17 free throws.
LSSU plays Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference North Division leader Wayne State at 1 p.m. Saturday in Detroit.