The Cumberland County College Dukes Men's Basketball Team defeated the Camden County College Cougars, 71-58, on the strength of a well-balanced attack.
Five Dukes players scored in double figures to up their record to 8-1 in Region XIX play and 10- 3 overall.
Luciano Lubrano and Kevin Clark, both freshmen, scored 12 points each. Sophomore Haashim Wallace also chipped in 12 points with several of them coming on highlight-reel dunks only a week after one of his dunks made Sportscenter's top 10 plays of the day.
The Dukes started the game by going on an 11-4 run. The Cougars then closed the gap to make the score 18-16.
CCC then proceeded to go on a 17-4 spurt, which helped them finish the first half with a 10 point lead, 35-25.
The Dukes started the second half with strong, jumping out the gates with a 15-4 run. The Cougars chipped away on their lead throughout the second half, getting as close as 7 points with 2:26 left in the game.
Lunsford extinguished what little fire Camden County had left by scoring 6 points in the final minute of the game.
The Dukes next game will be on Saturday, December 16th, at Cunningham Gymnasium at 2 p.m., against Region XIX foe, Brookdale Community College.