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Person’s Lance Clarke rejects a Williams’ shot during Tuesday’s game.

BURLINGTON — Despite battling back within two points two separate times, a 17-8 first quarter deficit proved too much for Person to fully overcome during Tuesday night’s 59-54 conference loss at Williams. 

Person (14-3, 4-2) wraps up the first half of the Central Conference slate at 4-2 and in a three-way tie with Orange and Williams. Each of the three lost to league leader Northwood and split games against each other.  

SPO Person-Williams V-BBB 2

Person senior small forward Julian Crawley drives the lane during his 15-point outing in the loss at Williams on Tuesday.