The Central Baptist College men’s basketball teams won two games in taking the title in the K Hall & Sons Classic tournament last weekend at Reddin Fieldhouse.
The Mustangs (3-4) defeated Rhema College on Friday 75-62 and Baptist Bible College on Saturday, 86-81.
Against Rhema, CBC jumped to a 44-25 lead in the first half. Tommy Williams led CBC with 18 points and nine rebounds. Dane Lottner added 13 points and Gavin McDaniel 12.
Saturday, CBC’s game against Baptist Bible College went back-and-forth. An alley-oop pass from Matt Velek to Lottner helped spark a second-half run that put the Mustangs up by 12. Baptist Bible got within four before he Mustangs held on.
Lottner had a career high 20 points. Will Johnson added 15 and Velek 14. Michael Holder had 10 rebounds and eight points.
"I was happy with how we came out this weekend," said coach Josh Austin. "We really talked about coming out with a chip on our shoulder and I believe we did that the last couple of nights."