KIRTLAND, Ohio - (Nov. 19) - Tyshawn Edwards (Buffalo/Grover Cleveland) posted game-high totals of 31 points and nine rebounds to lead the Erie Community College men's basketball team to a 91-87 victory over Lakeland Community College Friday night in the semifinals of the TJ Memorial Classic at Lakeland CC.
The Kats, now 5-1, trailed 45-36 at halftime but erupted for 55 second-half points. ECC will play Community College of Beaver County Saturday at 4 p.m. Beaver County defeated Monroe Community College in the other semifinal.
Freshman guard Brandon Emmitt (Akron, Ohio/Garfield) scored 13 points while God's Gift Achiuwa (Port Harcourt, River States, Nigeria) had 11 points and eight rebounds. Emmitt made four three-point field goals.