Balanced Attack Sparks Trojans vs. Morton

The Triton men's basketball team put together a strong effort and were never seriously challenged in a 80-65 win over Morton College Nov. 17 in River Grove. The Trojans, 7-1 led throughout and by as many as 21 points midway through the second half. Triton had three in double-figures led by Darrius Golston's 16 points. Sophomore guard Thierno Niang had a solid all-around game with 14 points, six assists and five rebounds. Justin Newell finished with 10 points and five boards. Bryant Orange added nine points six rebounds. Tyler Lundeen ended up with eight points and four assists. 

Thierno Niang

Sport: Men's Basketball

Position: Guard

Year: Sophomore

Height: 6'1"

Weight: 205

About : Niang had 14 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the field in the Trojans 80-65 win over Morton College. The sophomore added five rebounds, six assists and two steals.

Steve Christiansen

Sport: Men's Basketball

Position: Head Coach

Year: Eighth



About : 

 The 2011-12 season is Christiansen's 8th as Triton head coach with an overall record of 165-61.