GALEN UNIVERSITY MENS BASKETBALL TEAM WIN UB

GALEN UNIVERSITY MENS BASKETBALL TEAM WIN UB

 Last Friday the Galen University Mens Basketball team opened up The ATLIB regional competition with a well balanced victory over the University of Belize Black Jaguars 84-46  The Eagles outscored UB in every quarter.  The Eagles jumped out to a 19-12 lead after the 1st quarter.  Kevin Brown scored 12 points in the opening quarter including 2 Three point shots.  Galen then outscored UB 20-13 in the 2nd quarter pushing their lead up to 39-25 at the half.  Raul Roches and Kevin Brown each scored 5 points in the quarter and Brown hit another 3 point shot. 
 

     The Eagles came out with defense on its agenda in the 2nd half.  They outscored UB 27-4 to take a commanding lead 66-29 after 3 quarters of action.  Roger Reneau scored 9 points in the 3rd quarter and added a 3pt shot to lead Galen in scoring for the quarter.  The fourth quarter saw Galen edge out UB 18-17.  Karym Coleman chipped in with 6 points in the final stanza. 

      The final score was Galen 84 to UB 46.  Kevin Brown led all scorers with 24 points and made 4 three point shots.   Roman Alvarez added 14 points and hit on 2 three pointers.  Roger Reneau also had 14 points and made 1 three point shot.  Raul Roches chipped in with 12 points and also made 1 three  point shot.  Karym Coleman had 6 points while Julian Thiessen, Nigel Martinez and Lisani Lambey had 4 points each.