Posted On: 01/5/19 5:00 AM

ROCKVILLE, MD -- Richard Montgomery protected it's home court and hung on to defeat Gaithersburg by a final score of 70-65. Here we recap this hard-fought contest by answering five key questions.

DID THE MATCHUP LIVE UP TO THE HYPE?

Absolutely. This game was close from start to finish, with lead changes occurring throughout the game. Ultimately RM was able to hold on by controlling the boards, taking care of the ball and knocking down important free throws. 

WHO WERE THE STANDOUTS?

Djordje Orcev

RYAN CORNISH | RM '21

Ryan Cornish jumpstarted his team's offense with his assertiveness early in this game. The scrappy sophomore lead guard showed little regard for his body and sacrificed himself by attempting a handful of charges throughout the game. Cornish showcased a tight handle and a versatile scoring arsenal from all three levels to go along with the intangibles coaches look for in a lead guard.

MILES GALLY | RM '19

Miles Gally was the emotional and vocal leader of his team. The 6-foot-9 post was a strong inside presence on both ends of the court and demonstrated a high basketball IQ. Gally double-doubled and

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