Penn State Mont Alto Wins Against Scranton

Mont Alto vs Scranton

In a great game against Penn State Scranton, Mont Alto won 79-54. Penn State Mont Alto (14-2 overall, 9-1 PSUAC) started the game with a quick seven point lead against Penn State Scranton (5-10 overall, 2-7 PSUAC).

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How It Happened

-Penn State Mont Alto opened the game on a quick 7-0 run, Quintyn Flemister started off the game with a three, Caleb Eckert made a jumper and Flemister ended the run with a layup

Darrius Bush scored four straight points to push the advantage to 14-3

-A Khalil White three-pointer gave Penn State Scranton a lead at 21-20, almost halfway through the first half

-A 6-0 run gave Penn State Mont Alto a 41-28 halftime lead

Darrius Bush connected on 4 of 7 three-point attempts in the second half, scoring 14 of his 24 points in the second frame

-Penn State Mont Alto shot 62.5% in the second half compared to Penn State Scranton’s 25.8%

Game Notes 

-Penn State Mont Alto shot 12 for 25 (48%) from three-point range

-Penn State Scranton only scored four points in the paint

Darrius Bush connected on 6 of 10 three-point attempts, a new career-high for single game three-point shots made

Up Next

The men’s basketball team returns home on Saturday as they host Penn State Shenango, tip is 4:00.