Clackamas Holds on to Top Roadrunners 70-61

Nelson directs
Kadeem Nelson

OREGON CITY, Ore. — Kadeem Nelson scored 20 points for Linn-Benton Community College but Clackamas held off a late Roadrunner charge to win 70-61 in NWAC South Region men's basketball action Saturday evening. 

The Roadrunners (9-13 overall, 3-6 NWAC South) pulled to within 62-60 after Kyree Davis made a jumper with 3:39 left. But Clackamas (19-2, 8-1) outscored LBCC 8-1 down the stretch. 

Davis ended with 16 points and six rebounds and Seth Cullison added 15 points for the Roadrunners.

Linn-Benton is next in action hosting Chemeketa Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.

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