Men’s basketball results: KCC defeats GRCC 82-79

KCC's 2019-20 men's basketball team.

The Kellogg Community College men’s basketball team won at its latest home game against Grand Rapids Community College 82-79 on Monday.

Leading for the Bruins were freshman Tahveayr Boykins, who had 32 points, 8 rebounds and 3 steals; sophomore Gregorye Windom, who had 13 points; sophomore Jamari Thomas-Newell, who had 12 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists; freshman Dashaan Palmer, who had 10 points; and freshman Larry Patrick, with 4 blocked shots.

“The Bruins shot an abysmal 19% from 3-point land but managed to squeak out a 3-point win,” said Men’s Head Basketball Coach Gary Sprague. “Fortunately the defense forced 20 turnovers leading to 15 points. The Bruins finish the regular season this Wednesday with a 5:30 p.m. home game against second-place Ancilla College.”

The win brings the Bruins’ overall record for the season so far to 12-16; the team’s conference record is 9-8.

The team’s next match is tonight at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 26, against Ancilla College. The game will be held at the Miller Gym located on the North Avenue campus in Battle Creek. Admission to all home KCC athletic events is free.

For more information about KCC’s men’s basketball team, including photos, a team roster and complete schedule, visit