Rustlers lose to the Thunder

The Rustlers came out slow to start the first quarter but were able to find a groove as the quarter went on. Artavis Holiday was able to help the Rustlers gain a 14 point lead to end the first quarter with 6 points himself. The Thunder came back in the second and put a little pressure on the Rustler they were able to outscore the Rustlers that quarter by 4 points. Rustlers still had the lead going into half up by 10 points, score 42-32. The Rustlers struggle to contain the Thunders offense and they only managed to score 14 points in the third quarter. This allowed the Thunder to catch up and tied the ball game up at 56-56. The Rustlers looked tired by the fourth quarter and it showed in defensive breakdowns. The Thunder were able to outscore the Rustlers by 10 points. The game ended with a lose for the Rustlers at home 72-82. The players of the game for the Lakeland Rustlers #5 Rashon Russell and the visiting Concordia Thunder #6 Luka Korosec.