Lincoln Knocks Off Virginia State To Reach .500 In CIAA

By Jayson Ameer Rasheed, Sports Information Lincoln (PA)


LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. – The Lincoln University of Pennsylvania men’s basketball program has clawed its way back to .500 in conference play and is now only one game under overall as they took down the visitors from Virginia State, 62-54.

What You Need to Know:

  • Score: Lincoln (PA) 62 | Virginia State 54


  • Records: Lincoln-PA (10-11, 5-5 CIAA) | Virginia State (13-7, 6-3 CIAA)



  • Winning Streak: Lincoln-PA (W3) | Virginia State’s Last Win: February 13, 2020 (82-73)

Lincoln (PA) Top Performers:

  • Reggie Hudson (Bronx, N.Y./St. Raymond’s) swiped a new career-high of five steals, the most by a Lion this season, while registering his first career double-double of 13 points and a personal-best ten rebounds to go along with a career-most four assists.


  • Korey Williams (Brooklyn, N.Y./LaSalle Academy) continues to lead the way in the scoring department, cobbling together a contest-best 23 points as well as seven boards, two dimes, a steal, and a 12-of-14 (85.7%) showing from the line.


  • Janaie Coates-Sinues (Newark, N.J./University) logged season-highs for minutes played (25), points (7), field goals made (3) on top of six boards off the pine.


  • In an instance that does not happen that often, both teams made and attempted the same amount of field goals (17-of-51, 33.3%).


  • The Lions will play prior to the women’s game, something they rarely do, with a noon battle at Elizabeth City State on the CIAA Sports Network.
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