Posted On: 12/5/18 9:56 AM
On Tuesday night, Saline played host to Salem for a nonconference matchup. Salem was big and strong inside, and it appeared that would be a distinct advantage as the game tipped off. Saline, however, set the tone early. They negated the inside strength of Salem by boxing out off shots and attacking the glass from the perimeter.
For the entire length of the game, Saline played physical and disciplined defense. Their defense led to transition scoring opportunites on the other end. Saline had blown open tne game, holding a 47-27 lead at the end of the 3rd quarter. Saline put on an offensive show in the 4th quarter, scoring 24 points by continuing to attack the basket. Saline topped Salem by a final score of 71-34.