DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –The Bethune-Cookman Wildcats came out of the gates strong on Saturday afternoon, and the Florida A&M Rattlers were never able to recover.
Bethune-Cookman had five players score at least 16 points, and they used an 11-0 out of the gate to put the Rattlers against the wall early. The Wildcats never trailed in their 99-81 win over Florida A&M on Saturday afternoon inside the historic Moore Gymnasium.
With the win, the Wildcats remain perfect in MEAC play, pushing their record to 4-0. The Rattlers fall to 1-3 in conference play, and have lost three straight.
All five players who scored 16 points or more for the Wildcats shot better than 50% from the field in the win. As a team, Bethune-Cookman shot 56.1% from the floor and 44.4% from three point range. On the contrary, the Rattlers shot 37.9% from the floor and just 25.0% from beyond the arc. Continue reading Bethune-Cookman Rolls Past Florida A&M for Ninth Win, 99-81