OSHKOSH, Wis. — The Capital City Go-Go defeated the Wisconsin Herd 142-130 Friday night at Menominee Nation Arena.
The Go-Go’s victory came in large part to the high-volume scoring provided by Two-Way player Jordan McRae. The forward notched a double-double, posting a game-high 36 points to go with 10 boards.
Two other Capital City starters finished with 20-point double-doubles. Center Thomas Bryant, who was on assignment for the Wizards, finished with 21 points while leading both teams with 16 rebounds. Guard Chasson Randle, scored 22 while dishing out 10 assists.
All five Go-Go starters and two players off the bench finished with double-digit scoring efforts.
Wisconsin was led on the offensive end by another strong scoring night from forward James Young, who led his team for the second consecutive game with 30 points. Young shot 53.3 percent from the field and 60.0 from long range.
Herd guard Travis Trice also impressed, earning a double-double with 21 points and 12 assists, setting the record for most assists in a game in franchise history.
Michael Qualls provided a spark for Wisconsin off the bench, tallying 15 points, seven rebounds, three steals and two blocks.
The high-scoring affair also marked season-high point totals for both teams.
The Herd entered halftime with a 68-64 lead, but an efficient second half from Capital City powered the win. The Go-Go shot 59.6 percent from the field in the second half compared to Wisconsin’s 51.2 percent, while also outrebounding the Herd 27 to 15.