Playing in their first contest in two weeks, the St. John's Edge (14-8) could not find any traction against the Moncton Magic (14-11) falling 116-98 on Friday night at Mile One Centre.
St. John's Edge:
Charles Hinkle led the way for the Edge with 24 points, adding nine rebounds and three assists. Birthday boy Carl English made 18 points in his return to the lineup, with three assists and four rebounds. Defensively, Coron Williams picked up two steals.
Corey Allmond led the Magic with a game-high 35 points, as he connected on 11-of-20 3-point attempts. Brent Jennings added 19 points for Moncton accompanied by three rebounds.
Inside the Numbers
St. John's went 14-for-34 (40 percent) from the three-point line, the club also scored 34 points from inside the paint. The Magic went 43-for-89 (48 percent) from the field goal line and scored 46 points off the bench.
The St. John's Edge are back in action tomorrow night for a rematch against the Moncton Magic, tip-off is 7:00 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.