Jacques “Dinero” Doby
Delaware State University’s, Hornets basketball team, lost its most recent away game to NC Central with a score of 45-72. This will turn out to be the team’s 16th loss, keeping them at 8th in the standings.
Ameer Bennett, Otherwise known as number 15, led the hornets in offense with 13 total points, followed by teammate, John Crosby, coming in with 11 points.
In an interview with Jordan Bushrod from the hornets bench, he said, “We are having some of the same problems we encountered in our last game, and we could not put much points. Our offense looked stagnant out there.”
Amari Hood who watched the game identified why the team may have lost this game. Hood, said, “We did not do a good job at finding quality shots and we should stop forcing shots that are not there. The team did not look in sync today at all.”
Delaware State University Hornets are having anything, but a successful season this year and is running out of time to turn things around. With their next game being Jan. 27th against Coppin State, the Hornets will be looking to improve their offensive play and step up on the defensive end.