On Thursday night at the Credit Union Place the Saint John Mill Rats were back in town.
There was a pre-game moment of silence for former Quebec Kebs player Sam Carey who passed away suddenly on Tuesday.
The game started at 7:12pm, Summerside won the tip.
Anthony Anderson of Saint John scored the first basket of the game on a drive.
Julian Allen scored first for Summerside on a finger roll down the lane.
The score after the first was 18-17 for Saint John.
Dwight Brewington (5) checked into the game at 3:21 in the second after being placed on the injured reserve for two weeks.
The second quarter was a disaster for Summerside; there were too many bad shots being forced all quarter. The Storm trailed by 17 going into half, score was 52-53.
Anthony Anderson of Saint John had 20 points at half.
Summerside’s top scorer was Mike Williams with 9.
If Summerside were to lose any more energy they would be dead. Another miserable quarter for Summersidel; they now trail by 32 going into the fourth, score is 85-53.
In the fourth Summerside did all they could to make it a competitive game but they fell short 106-90.
Summerside have a 2-1 record against Saint John and a 3-2 record overall.
Attendance was 1894.
Anthony Anderson of Saint John scored a game high 35.
Mill Rats center Antoine Tisby had a double double scoring 20 and grabbing 10 boards.
Also Mill Rats guard Will Blalock had a double double; however points weren’t involved. Blalock standing at only 6″ feet soared above all to grab 10 rebounds while adding 10 assists.
Julian Allen led the Storm with 21.
Next Storm game is tomorrow at the Credit Union Place against the Moncton Miracles, 7:30 tip-off