After trailing by just five at halftime, the Austin College men’s basketball team fell 93-71 to visiting Texas Lutheran on Sunday after the Bulldogs shot 62 percent in the second half to pull away from the ‘Roos.

After trailing by just five at halftime, the Austin College men’s basketball team fell 93-71 to visiting Texas Lutheran on Sunday after the Bulldogs shot 62 percent in the second half to pull away from the ‘Roos.


Ransom Okpala scored 21 points and became just the 18th ‘Roo men’s basketball player to reach 1,000 career points in the loss.


Okpala hit 8-of-12 shots overall and 3-of-5 3s on his way to 21 points, and added six rebounds in the loss. Jeremy Swisher scored 10 points, and Austin Freet scored seven points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the ‘Roos (5-10, 1-5).