(Gillette) – The Sheridan College Men’s Basketball Team continued their strong season start by picking up a pair of neutral site wins over the weekend at the Gillette College Tournament. On Friday afternoon the Generals took down a highly talented Air Force Prep team 79-55. The Generals defense held the Huskies to 20 points in the first half by limiting their 3-point field goal percentage to 14.3%. Khion Sankey (SO-Stockton, CA) lead the Generals on the floor by scoring a game high 12 points, grabbing 7 rebounds, and dishing out 4 assists. Jermaine Lippert (SO- Germay) and RJ Leverette (FR-Kansas City, MO) both reached double digit scoring for the Generals pouring in 11 and 10 points, respectively.
The Generals continued their play on Saturday facing Stone Child College from Elder, Montana. The Generals proved too much for Stone Child as they dominated from the tip and won the game with a final score of 113-39. Generals sophomore Rolands Narkis (SO – Latvia) led all scorers with 16 points on the game, two of which came off an alley-oop dunk from Robert Heyer (SO- Worland, WY). The Sheridan College freshman contributed greatly to this win, with 4 of newcomers scoring in double digits. RJ Leverette (FR- Kansas City, MO) scored 12 points, along with three 3-point field goals, Victor Bermudez (FR-Las Vegas, NV) also connected on three 3-pointers and pulled down 8 rebounds on his way to 11 points. Wayne Bradford (FR- Baltimore, MD) & Ron Mvouika (FR- France) each added 11 points in the Generals effort.
The Generals have started 3-0 on the season and look to continue their success this weekend as they travel to Torrington Wyoming to play in the Eastern Wyoming Tournament where they will face Laramie County & Eastern Wyoming.