Eagles defeat Walters State on the road

Troy Simons scored 15 points today as the Eagles defeated high-scoring Walters State. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Troy Simons scored 15 points today as the Eagles defeated high-scoring Walters State. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State got back in the win column today with a 72-68 victory over Walters State in Panama City, Fla. 

Coming into today's contest, Walters State averaged 93.6 points per game. The 68 points the Senators scored today was their lowest total of the season.  

At halftime, the Eagles trailed 32-30. 

Dominique Reid led the Eagles with 16 points. He went eight-for-eight at the free-throw line. 

Troy Simons scored 15 points. Darelle Porter recorded 12 points, while Dayjar Dickson had 10, Elijah Cottrill eight, and Reger Baker seven. 

The Eagles (7-3, No. 8 FCSAA) play Albany Technical College tomorrow at 2 p.m. in Panama City, Fla.

Jan 19
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at Florida Southwestern
Fort Myers, Fla.
Jan 23
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton, Fla.
Jan 30
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
St. Petersburg College
Red Out Game Winter Haven, Fla.
Feb 02
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at Hillsborough Community College
Tampa, Fla.
Feb 06
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Florida Southwestern
Winter Haven, Fla.
Feb 09
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Winter Haven, Fla.
Feb 13
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Pasco-Hernando State College
Booster Club Appreciation Night Winter Haven, Fla.
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