Philadelphia, PA - It was a tale of two half's as the NJCAA number one ranked, Jersey Blues, trailed the Community College of Philadelphia at halftime Tuesday night, 39-33. Not until the 10 minute mark in the second half did the Blues work to take the lead, outscoring the Colonials 53-40, and manage to pull away with the win, 86-79.
Brookdale spread the point contribution out amongst five players to seal the win. Sophomore's, Jaimik Moore, had 18, Zachary Olukanni, 17, Grant Goode, 14, and Matthew Ringel pitched in 12 with 10 rebounds. In addition, Freshman Tarique Holmes, added 10 points and an impactful nine assists.
The Jersey Blues men are 26-0 and 19-0 in the conference. They will be hosting a Garden State Athletic Conference showdown against the Ocean County College Vikings on Thursday, February 15th at 5pm.
Photo Courtesy of Trish Taylor