MOUNT VERNON, GA - The Knights men's basketball team got their 10th win of the season with a 71-65 win over the Brewton Parker College Barons on Saturday, January 19th. The win moves the team to 10-5 on the season and 5-5 in SSAC play. The Knights were led by Antony Edwards with 16 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 blocks. Darrell White and Tyrone Young each scored 15 points for the Knights on the way to the win.
The Knights led by 8 with a 31-23 lead at half and held the lead until the Barons tied the game at 57 with 4:14 remaining. The Barons tied the game again at 59 before taking the lead 60-59 with 3:31 remaining. The Knights took the lead back with 2:26 remaining at 61-60 and did not trail again on the way to the win.
The Knights travel to Faulkner University (Ala.) on Monday the 21st then to Blue Mountain (Miss.) and Bethel (Tenn.) at the end of the week before returning home on January 31 to host Martin Methodist.