Men's Basketball Finishes Strong at Milwaukee

Life on the road can be challenging in the N4C conference and the Triton men's basketball answered the bell in Milwaukee Jan. 12. The Trojans improved to 2-0 in league play, 13-4 overall after a hard fought 85-75 win. Milwaukee rallied from an 11-point deficit to grab a 53-48  lead with 12 minutes left. But the Trojans responded with 7 straight to retake the lead for good en route to a 19-8 run. Paul Beene paced Triton with 16 points. Sophmores Darian White and Justin Newell had 12 points apiece. White added 10 rebounds, 7 steals and 5 assists. Demetrius Starks finished with 11.

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.