Senior guard Jaren Riley scored 22 points and junior forward Colton Primm scored a career-best 20 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead the Hendrix College men's basketball team to a 71-65 victory over Austin College at Buzz Bolding Arena on Saturday afternoon.
The Warriors improved to 3-5, while the Kangaroos drop to 1-9.
For the game, Hendrix shot 39 percent (22-of-57), went 7-of-22 from 3-point territory and 20-of-26 at the free=throw line. Austin shot 46 percent (24-of-52) overall, 4-of-12 from outside and 13-of-24 at the line. The Warriors also had a 38-35 rebound advantage.
Along with his 22 points, Riley added five rebounds and three assists. Sophomore forward Luke Vance tied his career-best with 13 points to go with nine boards and three steals. Freshman guard Jordan Taulton registered three assists and three steals.
Hendrix and Austin College will play again on Tuesday in Sherman, Texas.