Tuesday, January 8. Despite putting up a good fight at home Tuesday night, the Rhema Eagles came up short 97-70 against the visiting Mid-America Christian University Evangle
The Evangles jumped to a 10-3 lead three minutes into the game. Rhema's Austin Lawrence responded to the run by nailing a 3-pointer to keep the Eagles within reach. Mid-America Christian University scored on the next possession, and Rhema's Rod Altidor answered back, hitting a shot inside. Kasey Byrd followed it up with a 3-pointer for the Eagles, pulling them within one point of the Evangles.