2013-14 Men's Basketball: PSU York
December 3, 2013
As a team, the Wildcats sank 10 three-pointers in the game
YORK, Pa. – Freshman Bryce Lonsway (Tiffin, Ohio) had 12 points in the Pennsylvania College of Technology men’s basketball team’s 85-65 loss to reining Penn State University Athletic Conference Champion Penn State York. The Wildcats hit 10 three-pointes in the game including three from Lonsway. Despite the loss, all 13 players making the trip to York contributed points to the scoresheet. With the loss, Penn College drops to 0-6 overall and 0-1 in the PSUAC.
In the first half the Wildcats hit six three-pointers with freshman Christopher Johnson (Lorton, Va.) hitting one in the opening minutes to put them up 3-2. Some costly turnovers followed allowing York to build a 21-11 lead with just over 12 minutes remaining.
Penn College kept it tight relying on the three going into the break down only 46-35. The team shot 12-25 (.480) from the field in the half with nine players contributing points. Both teams were perfect on the free-throw line with the Lions totaling seven and Penn College five.
The lead remained the same over the first couple of minutes out of the break until the Lions went on a run taking a 63-47 lead in the 13th. York took its largest lead of the game at 83-56.
Penn College ended the game on a 9-2 run, four from freshman Laquinn Thompson (York). Thompson ended the game with six points.
For the game, the Wildcats shot 22-50 (.440) from the field including going 10-19 (.526) from the beyond the arc. They recorded 21 rebounds with junior James Boylan (Newton, N.J.) and sophomore Nathaniel Brown (Philadelphia) each recording four.
Next up, Penn College hosts Penn State Mont Alto at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4.