6-3 junior Cameron Murkey led the Jaguars, who improved to 3-0, with 13 points. LeAndre Jeffries added eight points and Southern Illinois signee Randal Falker finished with seven points and eight caroms.
Brandon Bass, the team's only returning starter from a 2-93 squad, saw the Gateway Tech defenders surround him as Capitol shot just 12 of 43 from the field and two of 15 from three-point range. Bass made only 6 of 17 from the floor. The Golden Lions lost their third straight game to fall to 5-3.