Once they did, they cruised to a 64-42 Central State Activities Association victory over the Lakeview Wildcats.
Newaygo managed to score 18 points in the third quarter and 27 points in the fourth period.
The Lions were led by Josiah Long with 19 points. He was followed by Bryce Decker with 13 points and Caris Nelson with 11 points, eight assists and six steals. Dyllan Bazzett anchored a solid Newaygo defense.
Newaygo (7-4, 5-0) will host Oakridge on Thursday.