The Canton Charge (31-17), presented by SecureData 365 and powered by the Cleveland Cavaliers, tied a franchise record for wins with a 122-111 road victory over the Erie BayHawks (12-37).
Canton led by as many as 23 before the BayHawks tied it at 96-96 with 6:11 left in the game. The Charge went on an 11-0 run immediately, holding off Erie the rest of the way thanks in part to going 17-of-22 from the foul line in the fourth quarter overall. Quinn Cook scored 14 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter to go along with six total assists and total rebounds in 36 minutes.
Canton’s John Holland scored 23 points on 8-of-12 shooting with six rebounds, four assists and two steals in 36 minutes, Clippers assignment C.J. Wilcox scored 22 points with two steals in 36 minutes. Nick Minnerath came off the bench to net 18 points and grab nine rebounds in 30 minutes. Jordan Morgan made his Charge debut with one point, six rebounds, and a steal in 11 minutes.
On assignment in Erie from the Hornets, Aaron Harrison poured in a game-high 34 points and grabbed two steals in 39 minutes. Nnanna Egwu posted a double-double of 12 points and 12 rebounds in 34 minutes. The Charge took three out of four matchups between the two teams this season. The franchise-best 31 victories in the season ties the record set last year by Coach Jordi Fernandez’s team.
The Charge will get two tries at breaking the franchise wins mark, starting with a visit to the Westchester Knicks (New York Knicks affiliate) Monday, March 28th at 7:00 p.m. Tickets to the Charge’s Round 1, Game 1 playoff contest in Canton are on sale now starting at just $8! Fans can purchase their tickets and be part of Wine & Gold history by calling the Charge office at 866-444-1944, heading to their nearest Ticketmaster outlet, or online at www.CantonCharge.com.
The Canton Charge are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Majority Owner and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League and the Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League, both of which play their games at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.