Mocs Open Season With West Coast Win Over Loyola Marymount
The Chattanooga Mocs basketball team won their season opener in Los Angeles on Tuesday beating Loyola Marymount 75-64 . The Mocs were down two at halftime, but they eventually built a ten point lead in the second half. With just over a minute left in the game and UTC up five, Darius Banks had a steal and jam to get the lead to seven. David Jean Baptiste led the Mocs with 25 points, while Malachi Smith added 21. 6’9 Kansas transfer Silvio De Sousa finished with 5 points and 5 rebounds.