GCC Men got by Niagara College of Canada 65-51 on Friday night. GCC trailed 26-22 at the half, but fought back as the lead changed hands several times in the second half.
The Cougars struggled throughout the 1st half, shooting 26% from the field while only scoring 22 points. A big second half spurt led the Cougars to victory, including a couple nice dunks.
With about 5 minutes to go, GCC started pounding the boards and converting outlet passes to points, to pull away from Niagara in a game that played closer then the score.
Terrell Rankin and Edward Hector Jr. each scored 15 points to lead GCC (5-2). Deylon Bovell chipped in 13, while Barry Posey added 12.