WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Sophomore Scott Fenton (Dickson City) scored 11 points while sophomore James Fortenberry (Lemoyne) added 10 in the Pennsylvania College of Technology men's basketball team's 92-52 loss to Penn State Brandywine Thursday. The Lions dominated from the start never giving up the lead. The loss drops the Wildcats to 3-15 overall and 2-7 in the Penn State University Athletic Conference.
The game started off rocky with neither team able to put up points in the first three minutes. Brandywine's Rasheed Wilkins hit a jumper at 16:58 to end the scoring drought.
Wilkins ended the game 15 points and seven assists.
The Lions built up the lead and ended the first half with a 9-2 run making it 46-25.
Penn College opened the break with a 5-0 run, two each from Fenton and Fortenberry, bringing the deficit down to 16. It was as close as the team would get as the Lions surged ahead winning the game with the 40 point lead.
As a team, the Wildcats out-rebounded Brandywine 52-50 with freshman Nathaniel Brown (Philadelphia) leading the team with nine. They shot .309 (21-68) from the field.
Next up, Penn College hosts Penn State Scranton on Monday, Jan. 28 for an 8 p.m. game.