Eagles get road win against Manatees

Bernard Samuel had 20 points and five rebounds in today's road win. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Bernard Samuel had 20 points and five rebounds in today's road win. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Coming off a tough home loss, which dropped them into second place in the Suncoast Conference, the Polk State Eagles came back strong today, beating State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota 93-73 in Bradenton. 

The Eagles had a 36-33 lead at halftime before pulling away in the second half. 

Bernard Samuel led the Eagles, scoring 20 points and grabbing five rebounds. 

Tohi Smith-Milner had 14 points and five rebounds. 

Darelle Porter scored 12 points. 

Elijah Cottrill recorded 11 points and six rebounds. 

Reger Baker finished with 10 points and five rebounds. 

The Eagles (19-8, 4-2) travel to Tampa on Wednesday to face Hillsborough Community College. Polk State has beaten the Hawks twice this season.      

 

 

Nov 16
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at Broward College
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Nov 17
Men's Basketball 2:00 PM
at Palm Beach State College
Lake Worth, Fla.
Nov 20
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at Santa Fe College
Gainesville, Fla.
Nov 23
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
vs. Gulf Coast State College
@ Daytona Beach, FL
Gulf Coast Classic
Nov 24
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at Daytona State College
Daytona Beach Daytona Beach, FL
Nov 27
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Dec 03
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Palm Beach State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
CONF ALL

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