OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The No. 1-ranked Johnson County Community College men's basketball team improved to 7-0 with a 102-49 romp over University of Saint Mary JV, Tuesday night at the JCCC Gymnasium.
The Cavaliers continued their hot shooting from two-point range, hitting 34-of-50 shots for 68 percent. They were only 6-of-20 from 3-point range, for total percentage of 57 percent. Saint Mary hit only 26 percent overall.
Sophomore guard Macaleb Hughes led Johnson County with a double-double of 21 points and 11 rebounds. His 21-point night established a new career high, breaking his old mark of 16 set on Nov. 15 in a win over Ottawa JV. He tied his career high with 11 boards. Hughes hit 8-of-11 shots, including a 3-pointer, and 4-of-5 free throws. He also tallied a team-high four steals and two assists.
Freshman forward Skyler Rhoads nearly posted a double-double, finishing with seven points and 11 rebounds.
Kobe Sifford was only player for Saint Mary in double digits, finishing with 10 points.