TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (franchisesportsonline.net) – Rickards took advantage of a strong first half to stay unbeaten, holding on to defeat Leon 73 – 59.
Although Rickards was away, the Raider fans came out to support them in masses. Rickards (5-0) fans outnumbered the Lions support, giving the gym a home feel for the Raiders. They fed off this energy and scored 12 straight points to start the game. Deandre Barnhart scored six of them.
Barnhart went on to score all twelve of his points in the first half, leading the Raiders to a 44 – 23 halftime lead.