Buffs rally in second half for win over Crown College

from staff reports

   Milligan College broke open a 36-36 halftime deadlock to trip Crown College 86-75 on Monday evening at Steve Lacy Fieldhouse.
   Freshman forward Craig Emmerts scored 26 points and pulled down 12 rebounds along the way to lead all scorers. A.J. Hamler and Lance Ashby each kicked in 14 points to the Buffaloes cause as Milligan improved to 3-1 overall.
   Crown had four players score in double figures led by Joe Waido's 21 points and 6 boards. Joey Weaver added 16 points and 6 rebounds as Crown lost the board war to the Buffs by a 42-37 mark.
   The Buffs survived despite horrendous three-point shooting as the Buffs shot just 5-of-18 from long range (27.7 percent).