Sunday, January 21, 2018, Niagara, ON - The St. John's Edge (14-7) ended a grueling five-game road trip with a win over the Niagara River Lions (10-13) 122-104 Sunday afternoon. With the victory the Edge tie the London Lightning for top in the Central division.
St. John's Edge:
Charles Hinkle led the Edge with 26 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 assists. Coron Williams put together another strong game for the Edge by chipping in with 22 points, 1 rebound, and 5 assists. Grandy Glaze did not dress for the Edge after doing down favouring his knee late in the fourth quarter Saturday night versus Windsor.
Niagara River Lions:
The River Lions were led by Guillaume Boucard and his 31 points, 9 rebounds and 1 assist. Jaylon Tate was strong for the River Lions by producing a double-double of 19 points, 2 rebounds, and 10 assists.
Inside the Numbers:
St. John's went 45-for-79 (57 percent) from field-goal territory, the club also scored 60 points off the bench.
The River Lions went 39-for-46 (84.8 percent) from the free-throw line while only getting 22 points contributed from players off the bench.
The St. John's Edge return to home court to take on the Moncton Magic, Friday, February 2nd as they kick off a four-game home stint, Tip-off is 7:00 PM NST. All games will be streamed live on www.sjedge.ca.
Edge Season Tickets, Five and Ten Game Packages and Single Tickets are now available and can be purchased in person at the Mile One Centre box office, by phone at 709-576-7657 or online at www.mileonecentre.com. Group rates are available and can be obtained by contacting Kenny O'Leary at Kenny@sjedge.ca.