Mid Michigan Men Fall to Grand Rapids CC in Conference Opener

MT. PLEASANT – The Mid Michigan College men’s basketball team dropped its Michigan Community College Athletic Association opener with an 84-71 loss to visiting Grand Rapids Community College on Thursday.

Caleb Cooper and Westin Myles paced Mid Michigan with 11 points apiece while Kareem Alamm and Jaylen Rutherford each scored 10.

The Lakers (5-5, 0-1) trailed 45-33 at the half and were outrebounded 39-37.

Sammie Ryans paced five Raiders (8-4, 1-0) in double figures with 20 points.

Mid Michigan next hits the road to take on Lansing Community College at 3 p.m. Saturday.