Fredericksburg, VA – The Penn State Harrisburg men's basketball team playoff hopes ended on Saturday February 3rd when they traveled to play the Mary Washington Eagles. Kahlill Williams scored 19 and Chris Bing had a 17-point night in the disappointing outcome for the Lions.
Mary Washington 91 vs. Penn State Harrisburg 70
Penn State Harrisburg: 6-15 overall, 2-12 CAC
Mary Washington: 16-5 overall, 10-4 CAC
Inside The Stats:
Field Goals: Penn State Harrisburg (28-54) vs. Mary Washington (33-53)
Assists: Harrisburg (10) vs. Mary Washington (23)
Turnovers: Harrisburg (17) vs. Mary Washington (13)
Rebounds: Harrisburg (31) vs. Mary Washington (23)
How it Happened:
Mary Washington jumped out early with a 20-7 run to start the game. The Lions battled back with a 13-5 run making it 25-20 with 8:39 to go in the half. The Eagles went into halftime up 44-35.
Penn State scored early in the second half and got the game within five at 44-39 with 18:42 to play. Unfortunately, for the Lions, Mary Washington extended their lead back to double digits and cruised to a 91-70 victory.
Kahlill Williams (PSH) – 19 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists
Chris Bing (PSH) – 17 points, 4 rebounds
Khiorie Stewart (UMW) – 23 points, 3 assists
The Lions will host the #10 ranked York Spartans on Wednesday February 7th. Tip-off is at 8pm.