ELYRIA — Owens Community College’s men's and women's basketball teams swept Lorain County Community College on the road.
Xavier Cochran scored 28 points for the men’s team in an 80-72 victory, in addition to grabbing 14 rebounds. Brian Walker added 18 points and 11 rebounds, while Ty’Rese Searles charted 10 points and eight boards.
The Express improved to 8-9 and will host Columbus State Saturday.
Owens’ women remained undefeated in Ohio Community College Athletic Conference play, getting 24 points and 21 rebounds frmo Jeryn Reese in a 116-50 win. Tatyana Reynolds (21 points), Briana Williams (19 points, 11 assists), Lakyn Gulley (15 points), Sybil Roseboro (13 points), Mikayla Ward (13 points) and Kyra Johnson (11 points) were also in double figures for the winners.
Owens’ women improved to 11-6, 3-0.