Eagles get big win against Manatees

Darelle Porter scored 20 points as the Eagles beat the Manatees 105-75. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Darelle Porter scored 20 points as the Eagles beat the Manatees 105-75. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Polk State defeated State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota 105-75 today in Bradenton. 

The Eagles led at halftime 53-35. They had their largest lead of the game, 93-58, with seven minutes remaining in the game. 

Darelle Porter led the Eagles with 20 points. 

Karim Mouliom scored 19. 

Troy Simons had 18 points. He made three three-pointers and hit all seven of his free throws. 

Dominique Reid finished with 16 points, and Elijah Cottrill had 14. 

The Eagles (22-7, 7-1, No. 6 FCSAA) will play St. Petersburg for the Suncoast Conference championship Feb. 17 at 7 p.m. in Winter Haven.

Dec 15
Men's Basketball 2:00 PM
Santa Fe College
Education Day Winter Haven, Fla.
Dec 31
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at College of Central Florida
Ocala, FL
Jan 02
Men's Basketball 5:30 PM
at Indian River State College
Fort Pierece, Fla.
Jan 05
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
Winter Haven, Fla.
Jan 12
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at St. Petersburg College
St. Pete, Fla.
Jan 16
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
Hillsborough Community College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Jan 19
Men's Basketball 4:00 PM
at Florida Southwestern
Fort Myers, Fla.
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