Thursday Jan. 1, 2009
Atlanta, Ga--The start of the New Year is a good one for Paine College as basketball coach Ronnie Spry notched career win 500 with the Lions win over Miles 95-86 Thursday afternoon.
It didn't come easy as the Lions needed double overtime to grab the win. Julian English led the way with 35 points. Najee Tolbert added 23 while Geno Green tallied 12 points and grabbed 12 rebounds.
The Lady Lions also picked up a win 66-64 over Miles. LaKiesha Bell led Paine College with 19 points and 10 rebounds.