Charlotte, NC - The USCAA #17 Johnson & Wales men's basketball team used a dominant inside game to see off in-state rival Mid-Atlantic Christian 81-57 on Friday at the Wildcat Center.
The Wildcats (7-10) led nearly wire-to-wire, outscoring their USCAA counterparts 42-8 in the post and claiming a 47-22 rebounding advantage.
Senior forward Rickey Porter continued his scintillating form, recording his fourth consecutive double-double with 23 points and 15 rebounds. The Charlotte native finished 10-of-15 from the field.
The Mustangs (3-11) were led by Jeremy Vincent with 13 points.
Johnson & Wales will resume play on Saturday when they host Barber-Scotia College. Tip-off is at 4:00 p.m.