Schuylkill runs past New Kensington, 99-88
|Penn State New Kensington||Penn State Schuylkill|
|Pts: Lamont Wright - 26||Pts: Patrick Killian - 28|
|Reb: 2 Players (#5, #31 - 10)||Reb: 2 Players (#23, #35 - 7)|
|Ast: Daryl Harrington - 7||Ast: Patrick Killian - 7|
|Team Statistics||Penn State New Kensington||Penn State Schuylkill|
|Field Goal %||42.9% (30-70 )||47.4% (37-78 )|
|Pts off Turnovers||8||15|
|2nd Chance Pts||11||21|
|Pts in the Paint||40||58|
In a hottly contested first half, Schuylkill would use pressure defense to make a run with 6 minute remaining, entering the break up by 11 points (47-36). In the second half, Schuylkill would continue to pressure and push the ball up the floor, a style that led to a 20-0 advantage in fastbreak point and 54-40 edge in the paint, over the course of the game.
Patrick Killian (Junior/Blue Mountain) led all scorers with 28 points, while Dave Hardy (Senior/ Simon Gratz) chipped in 19 points of his own. With the victory, Schuylkill is now 6-7 in the PSUAC play.