CHICAGO, Ill.—The Fontbonne University men's basketball team fended off a late charge from the North Park Vikings to give the Griffins the 76-74 win. It marks the first victory for Fontbonne over a CCIW team in program history.
Final: Fontbonne 76, North Park 74
Location: Chicago, Ill.
Records: Fontbonne 1-3, North Park 0-3
Inside The Numbers
- Fontbonne shot a season-high 50.0 percent from the floor and dished out a season-high 20 assists.
- North Park ended with a 42.4 field goal percentage.
North Park Leaders
- Toby Marek led with 20 points on 8-of-17 shooting.
- Lawrence Pointer added 13 points, while Jacquan Binion and Karl Polk, Jr., contributed 12 and 11, points respectively.
- Jalen Wadlington led with a season-high 16 points off the bench.
- Noah Coddington contributed a season-high 14 points, while Gus Kleekamp finished with a season-high 12 points as well.
The Griffins close out the Big Four Tournament tomorrow afternoon against Lincoln Christian. Tip-off at 3 p.m.
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