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Lincoln falls to Washburn

Lincoln falls to Washburn

February 27th, 2011 in News

Blue Tiger guards Cedric Ridle, Jr., (12), left, Jimmy Payton, (23), center, and Pierre DeClue, (2), close in on Ichabod Jadarren Mumpfield, (4), during the game's final minute Saturday afternoon, Feb. 26, 2011, in Jason gym. Mumpfield called a time out, then Washburn defeated Lincoln University, 69-67.

Photo by Kelley McCall

The Lincoln University men's basketball team erased an 11-point second-half deficit and had a chance to win at the buzzer, but Jimmy Payton's 3-pointer at the end came up just short leaving Washburn with the narrow 69-67 victory Saturday afternoon at Jason Gym.

The Lincoln Blue Tigers women's basketball team wrapped up their season Saturday with a 71-51 loss to Washburn.