CRC defeats WBC 86-77.

PARAGOULD, AR (CRC) - Roy Marshall led all scorers with 29 points and Quinn Cooper added 24 points as the Crowley's Ridge College Pioneers knocked off the Williams Baptist Eagles 86-77.

CRC led by four at the half at 39-35 and extended their lead to as much as 17 points in the second half thanks to 55% shooting in the second frame. Williams Baptist battled back to close the gap, led by their leading scorer Tevin Howard with 20 points on the night.

CRC improves to 2-0 on the season and will next travel to Knoxville, Tennessee to face Johnson University on Saturday. Williams Baptist falls to 0-1.