Eagles finish 2-0 at Gulf Coast Thanksgiving Classic

Troy Simons scored 28 points as the Eagles beat Albany Tech 81-65. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Troy Simons scored 28 points as the Eagles beat Albany Tech 81-65. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State beat Albany Technical College 81-65 today, giving the Eagles back-to-back wins at the Gulf Coast Thanksgiving Classic in Panama City, Fla.  

The Eagles had a 37-19 advantage at halftime and extended their lead in the second half. 

Troy Simons led Polk State with 28 points, including three three-pointers. 

Dominique Reid scored 20 points, while Elijah Cottrill had 10, and Darelle Porter added nine. 

The Eagles (8-3, No. 8 FCSAA) play at Indian River State College on Monday at 5:30 p.m.

Dec 16
Men's Basketball 2:00 PM
at Santa Fe College
Gainesville, Fla.
Jan 02
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at Broward College
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Jan 04
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Harcum College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Jan 06
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
Hillsborough Community College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Jan 10
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Bradenton, Fla.
Jan 17
Men's Basketball 7:30 PM
at Florida Southwestern
Fort Myers, Fla.
Jan 20
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
St. Petersburg College
Winter Haven, Fla.
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