HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL – The Canton Charge (7-7), powered by the Cleveland Cavaliers, were defeated by the Windy City Bulls (6-12), 108-96, at the Sears Center Arena on Friday night.
Canton’s Bonzie Colson II posted his fourth consecutive double-double with a team-high 19 points and 12 rebounds in 38 minutes. Scoochie Smith scored 18 points and dished out eight assists in 40 minutes. Kobi Simmons also netted 18 points while also serving six assists in 37 minutes. Isaac Hamilton came off the bench to score a season-high 14 points in 15 minutes, while Levi Randolph also scored 14 points in 19 minutes of relief.
Windy City’s JaKarr Sampson scored 20 of his game-high 27 points in the second half plus grabbed nine rebounds in 33 minutes overall. Mychal Mulder hit 4-of-9 threes en route to 16 points and four assists in 35 minutes. Rawle Alkins added 13 points and two steals in 29 minutes. The Bulls as a team hit 13-of-26 attempts from three-point range, including 10-of-18 in the second half.
The Charge return home tomorrow for Kevin Love bobblehead giveaway presented by Goodyear to take on the Greensboro Swarm at 7:00 p.m. (TV: Facebook Live; RADIO: 99.7 FM). For Charge Nation Memberships, group outings, game day promotions and up-to-date information, head to CantonCharge.com or call 866-444-1944. The Canton Charge are part of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena organization and are also owned by a group led by Cavaliers Chairman and Quicken Loans Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. The group also owns and operates the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League, who play their games at Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland.
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