KEUKA PARK, NY - A dominating performance in the second half lifts Penn State Harrisburg pass Keuka College, Sunday, January 31st, 85-69.
The Nittany Lions attacked the hosting Storm early, beginning with a 9-0 run to start the first three minutes of the game. The teams jockeyed back and forth in the first half with the blue and white ending the half on an 8-1 run to lead at halftime, 33-27.
In the second half Penn State Harrisburg shot 50 percent from the field going 3-for-6 from beyond the arc and 11-for-13 from the charity stripe while outscoring Keuka College, 52-42, to close out the 85-69 victory.
Kenton Alston (Steelton, PA/Steelton-Highspire) led all scorers with 21 points off 10-for-18 shooting, grabbing nine rebounds and three steals. Shane Woodman (Mount Joy, PA/Donegal) collected a season-high 17 points going 3-for-6 from behind the three point line. Jordan Gatchell(Manheim, PA/Manheim Central) finished with 10 points, nine assists and eight steals in the winning effort.
Calvin Logins, Diamond Booker and Rob Crowley each scored 11 points to lead the Keuka College Storm.
The Nittany Lions (12-6) head to Lancaster Bible College Wednesday, February 3rd, to face-off against the 8-10 Chargers. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:00 P.M.