BSC Holds On For 67-62 Win at Sewanee

BSC Holds On For 67-62 Win at Sewanee

SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Birmingham-Southern men's basketball team fought off a late rally from Sewanee Friday afternoon to pull out the 67-62 road win. The Panthers are now 10-10 overall and 6-3 in the Southern Athletic Association.


BSC was led by stellar performances from James McLean (Maitland, Fla./Winter Park HS) and Harrison Deneka (Memphis, Tenn./Christian Brothers HS).  McLean had a game-high 22 points and Deneka finished with 20, respectively. 


This was the second 20-point performance for both Panthers this season.  Deneka also grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds, nine defensive.


The Panthers return home for the next two conference matches. They face Rhodes College on Friday, Feb. 3 at 8 p.m. and Hendrix University on Sunday, Feb. 5 at 3 p.m.  Both games are doubleheaders with the women's team.