PORT HURON – The Muskegon Community College mens basketball team battled with the No. 9 nationally ranked St. Clair Community College on Saturday afternoon.

MCC came out on the short end of a 102-86 decision.

Despite opening the game slowly, the Jayhawks only trailed 52-47 at the half.

The Jayhawks were outscored, 50-39 in the second half.

Vern Nash racked up 37 points, had five rebounds and two steals. Jadakiss Lewis chipped in 18 points, eight rebounds and three assists.

Jarvin Graham added 14 points and three rebounds.

Muskegon Community College (6-7) will hit the road on Wednesday to face Kalamazoo Valley Community College.