ALBION, Mich. - The Kalamazoo College men's basketball team lost 109-94 at Albion College in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association play on Saturday.
Albion led the first 14 minutes of the game before Kalamazoo took its first lead (28-27) with 5:59 remaining. The teams exchanged leads with Kalamazoo pulling ahead 45-44 at halftime.
Albion regained the lead early in the second half and began pulling away. The Hornets made it a 10-point game with under a minute to play, but were unable to get any closer.
Albion shot 55.7 percent overall while hitting 16-of-28 3-pointers. Kalamazoo shot 57.6 percent overall while making 13-of-30 3's. The Britons held a 35-30 advantage in rebounds, including 14-7 on the offensive end.
Jarnard Smith led Kalamazoo with 19 points on 7-of-9 shooting with four free throws and three assists.
Kalamazoo is back home Wednesday, Jan. 22 with a 7:30 p.m. tip against Hope.