Basketetball action - two area schools get together as utica college traveled up the arterial to square off against suny poly.
U-c has been rolling to start things off - they're 5-1 coming in.
The wildcats - slightly shorter sample size at 1-2.
--- late first quarter - suny poly tras by tw not anymore - g from taylor aybar to jaida washington for the bank in.
All square at 14.
Washington lead the way with 21 points.
--- in the second - tie game.
Petri dish for sydney przygoda back door.
Team high 20 for the sophomore - who also had 19 rebounds.
U-c by two.
--- nine minutes rainin- check out e handles from aybarthe seniorfrom queens thing.
The hoop and the foul - three-point play.
12 points - nine rebounds and nine assists for her on the night.
--- utica not going away.
Nicolette conkin with the dime - dishing to sam cichon for the bucket.
--- but the wildcats - so smooth with the rock tonight.
Tic-tac-toe - it's aybar with the finish... ...suny poly wins its second straight - topping the pioneers by ten -70-60 the final.
Back at u-c - the pioneers men's team squared off against the morrisville state mustangs in another battle of local colleges.
--- first half -ophomore guard darius hopkins carves through morrisville defenders for the lay up - adding two to put the pioneers up 18-2.
--- soon after - mustangs guard justin mitchell goes up for the acrobatic shot - and the foul.
Morrisville still down by 16.
--- just over seven minutes to go in the first half - utica's kobe lufkin drains it from beyond the arch - u-c lead grows to 18.
--- second half -morrisville fights to close the deficit with a big time three from senior guard tyrin miller - 66-55 pioneers --- but utica guard chris green with a statement dunk - that halts the mustangs momentum and gets clark athletic center shaking... ...the pioneers coast to a 89 - 75 victory over morrisville - improving to a five