TFC Men’s Hoops Picks Up First Win

The Toccoa Falls College Eagle men’s basketball team picks up its first win of the 2013 season.

Last Thursday, TFC defeated Piedmont International University 90-50 at home.

Freshman Nathan Palmer led the Eagles with his first career double-double, scoring 20 points and adding 11 rebounds.

Meanwhile, Devian Clark chipped in a game-high 22 points and 7 rebounds, while Derek Westfall earned another double-double with 18 points and 10 boards.

Zach Barrett also scored 15 points for the Eagles.

As a team, Toccoa Falls College shot 51 percent from the floor, while holding Piedmont International to 33 percent field goal shooting and outrebounding them 43-26.

With the win, TFC is now 1-10 overall on the year and 1-1 in its region.

The ToccoaFallsCollege men are off until January 9 through January 11, when they will embark on a three game road trip against region foes Johnson University of Florida, Trinity College of Florida, and Trinity Baptist College.

The Eagles return home on January 16 at 7 p.m. to host Pensacola Christian College in another region game.