Game Preview: Suns vs. North Lake

Game Preview: Suns vs. North Lake

In their final home game of the regular season, the CVC Men's Basketball Team will honor sophomores Joshua Johnson, Levin Johnson, Dalyn Mumphrey, and Eric Stewart before tip-off against the North Lake Blazers on Saturday, February 18 at 2:00 p.m.

The Suns will be looking to shake off a recent three game losing skid before the Metro Athletic Conference Tournament, after falling to Eastfield College 94-83, on Wednesday night. J. Johnson led the team with 23 points.

"Shining Sophomores"

Joshua Johnson - Lancaster, TX

In his only season at CVC, the Lancaster native has made an impact in the Suns program. Johnson is averaging 8.9 ppg, 4.2 rpg, and 2.4 apg to go along with a 44.9 FG %. Johnson has hit big shots for the Suns this year, including his game winner against Brookhaven earlier this season and had a career night against IQ Hoops Academy, turning in a 23 points, 13 rebounds.

Levin Johnson - Fort Worth, TX

In his two seasons with the Suns, Johnson will leave behind a signature of three point excellence, averaging over 40% from beyond the arc for his career at Cedar Valley. Johnson is currently averaging 49.3 % this season from the three point line to go along with 10.2 ppg and 2.0 rpg. Johnson's standout performance this season was a 31 point outburst against Kilgore College, where he went 10-17 from three point range.

Dalyn Mumphrey - Dallas, TX

In his lone season at CVC, Mumphrey has patrolled the paint for the Suns, averaging 8.2 rpg, 7.8 ppg, and 0.5 blkpg, with a 39.7% shooting mark. Mumphrey has grabbed at least 10 rebounds in ten games this year, including a 17 rebound outing against Minnesota West Community & Technical College. The Dallas product's highest scoring showing came against Weatherford College, where he poured in 17 points.

Eric Stewart - Arlington, TX

Stewart earned high praise in his freshman season at CVC, after being named an All-Metro Athletic Conference selection in 2015-2016. Stewart would carry that momentum into his sophomore season averaging 11.3 ppg, 4.6 rpg, and 2.9 apg. Stewart has registered three 20+ point games this year including back-to-back performances against Eastfield (25 points) and North Lake (24 points).

In the first meeting of the season between the Suns and Blazers, NLC came away with a 86-77 win. Stewart had a game high 24 points. North Lake recently defeated Mountain View, 94-79 on Wednesday night.

North Lake Blazers vs. Cedar Valley Suns: Saturday, February 18 at 2:00 p.m.

3030 North Dallas Avenue Lancaster, Texas 75134, Building G *Free Admission*

Follow the Cedar Valley College Athletic Department on Twitter: @CVC_Suns

"Shining Bright, Burning Strong"