LEXINGTON, Va. -- Marcus Huff had a career-high 33 points, but Ferrum College dropped an Old Dominion Athletic Conference men's basketball game this afternoon at Washington and Lee University, falling 97-85 at W&L's Duchossois Tennis Center.
Washington and Lee (15-7, 9-5 ODAC)
Ferrum (5-18, 4-10 ODAC)
Washington and Lee raced out to a 13-3 lead and never was behind in this one. Ferrum got as close as five points in the second half when Marcus Plair's jumper cut the lead to 69-64 with 10:12 left to play.
The Generals responded with a 15-4 run that put the game out of reach at 84-68 with just over six minutes left. W&L shot 55% from the floor, to Ferrum's 49%.
Coach Tyler Sanborn's team will be back in action Wednesday, Feb. 13, at home against Roanoke College. The ODAC game is scheduled to tip off at 7:00 p.m. in Swartz Gym, following a 5:00 p.m. women's game between Ferrum and Randolph College.