Eagles Bounce Back Beat Barstow

The MSJC men's basketball team used a balanced scoring attack Friday night to beat host Barstow College 72-59 in a Foothill Conference game.

Dakota Downs led six players with seven or more points for the Eagles with a game high 15 as the Eagles shook off a slow start to build a 15 point halftime lead. Jeffrey West and Eric Lawton also reached double figures for MSJC with 13 and 11 points. Downs also pulled down a game high 11 rebounds in the victory.

The win improved the Eagles overall record to 15-6 and upped their conference mark to 4-2 while Barstow fell to 8-9 and 1-5. MSJC is back in action on Wednesday January 27th when they host Chaffey College at 7 pm. If you can't make it to the game you can hear all the action on the Eagle Radio Network at AM 1620 or across the internet at msjc.edu.