Men's basketball team opens tournament with win

Men's basketball team opens tournament with win

The Eastern Florida State College men's basketball team used a big second half to defeat Harford 80-71 at the Harcum Tournament in Philadelphia Thursday night.

With the snow coming down outside, the Titans got off to a slow start in the first half and trailed 37-31 at halftime.

But the Titans scored 49 points in the second half behind the duo of Jonathan Ned and Jalen Warren who combined for 35 in the half. Ned finished with 23 points, eight rebounds and three blocks while Warren finished with 18 points and five assists. Nick Stampley and Nathanael Jack each finished with 10 points.

Eastern Florida State College improved to 6-0 overall and will play the host Harcum College at 7 p.m. Friday night. Harcum comes into the matchup 5-0 on the season.