Score: Evangel 60, College of the Ozarks 108
Records: Evangel (1-8); College of the Ozarks (8-3)
Location: Point Lookout, Mo. | Keeter Gymnasium
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. – The Evangel men's basketball team fell 108-60 to College of the Ozarks Tuesday night in non-conference basketball action as part of the Rib Crib Highway 65 Shootout.
Evangel led early in the first half before College of the Ozarks started to dial in from distance. The Bobcats finished with 18 three-pointers in the win while the Crusaders struggled on offense shooting just above 30 percent.
The Crusaders were out-rebounded 47-35 in the loss.
College of the Ozarks was led by Brandt Cochran with 23 points after knocking down seven three-pointers.
Evangel returns to conference action on Saturday heading to Clarke University. Tipoff in Dubuque, Iowa is scheduled for 2 p.m.
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