Monaca, PA--- Penn State Beaver defeated PSU Mont Alto on Saturday afternoon by a score of 90-79 to improve to 16-3 overall and a perfect 13-0 in conference play. Beaver started the game with an early lead, leading 16-4 after the first 6 minutes of play and led by 17 at the half, 49-32. The Lions would start the second half by extending that lead to 22, leading 59-37 with 16:25 remaining. Mont Alto was able to cut the Beaver lead to as little as 8 but Beaver would hang on to the lead, picking up their sixth straight win.
Beaver was led by Nick Miller (Beaver Falls, Beaver Falls) who scored a game high 33 points, making 8 three-pointers and also had 4 assists. Chris Weathers (New Brighton, New Brighton) scored 27 points and had 9 rebounds while Rob Agurs (Pittsburgh, Penn Hills) finished with 12 points and 8 rebounds. Mike Martin (Dublin OH, Dublin Jerome) added 9 points and Pat Horton (Farrell, Farrell) scored 7 points for Beaver in the win.
Beaver will play again on Wednesday when they travel to Pitt Johnstown to play at 7pm.