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.

Nov 23
Men's Basketball 6:00 PM
at Gulf Coast State College
Nov 24
Men's Basketball TBA
at TBA
Gulf Coast Classic Panama City, Fla.
Nov 24
Men's Basketball TBA
Walters State Community College
Commodore Classic Panama City, Fla.
Nov 25
Men's Basketball TBA
at TBA
Gulf Coast Classic Panama City, Fla.
Nov 29
Men's Basketball 7:00 PM
at Daytona State College
Daytona Beach, Fla.
Dec 01
Men's Basketball 5:00 PM
at Eastern Florida State College
Jim Grimes Classic Melbourne, Fla.
Dec 02
Men's Basketball 2:00 PM
at Tallahassee Community College
Jim Grimes Classic Melbourne, Fla.
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