Career Night From Myers Helps Behrend Extend Winning Streak

Career Night From Myers Helps Behrend Extend Winning Streak

CRESSON, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's basketball remained undefeated in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) and completed the series sweep of Mt. Aloysius with an 80-65 road win on Saturday.

Final Score: Penn State Behrend 80, Mt. Aloysius 65

Records: Penn State Behrend 14-2 (9-0 AMCC), Mt. Aloysius 3-14 (1-6 AMCC)

Key Moments:
* Seth Myers (Erie, PA/General McLane) had a career-night offensively, tallying 19 points and going 4-for-6 from three-point range
* PJ Gourley (Butler, PA/Knoch) registered his sixth double-double of the year with 23 points and 11 rebounds
* Tonight was also the sixth time Gourley has scored 20 or more points in a single game this season
* The Lions went into halftime leading 36-33 but outscored the Mounties 44-32 in the back half to increase their win-streak to 11
* Tommy DiRienzo (Pittsburgh, PA/Bethel park) finished with 12 points and one rebound shy of a double-double
* Behrend had the advantage from the floor, shooting 48.1 percent
* Despite the final score, the lead changed 10 times throughout the duration of the game

Up Next:
* The Lions will head north on I-90 for their second bout with the Medaille Mavericks on Saturday, January 29 for a 4 p.m. tip-off

Schedule Change
December 23, 2021 Schedule Change