Photo by Robert Cifone
PITTSBURGH --- Despite a strong first half, Carlow University
men's basketball lost, 91-65, to Point Park University in a River
States Conference city match Saturday at Donahue Pavilion.
The Celtics (0-10, 0-2 RSC) were on a roll from the start and
had the home crowd fired up, leading by 10 points midway through
the first half.
Point Park (5-4, 1-0 RSC) chipped away at the lead to tie the
score, 39-39, as the teams broke for halftime. The Celtics shot
59.3 percent from the field in the first half.
The Pioneers came out in the second half with renewed energy.
Carlow led, 47-44, early on in the second half, but Point Park went
on a 29-0 run from which the Celtics could not recover.
Point Park's subs scored 39 points off the bench compared to
Freshman Tre' Harvey (Pittsburgh, Pa.) was 7
for 10 from the field to lead the team with 15 points.
Marcus Millien (SO/Orlando, Fla.) and
Eugene Goodwine (FR/Pittsburgh, Pa.) each added
Carlow travels to the University of Rio Grande (Ohio) for a 3
p.m. RSC game on Dec. 14. Links to live coverage can be found at https://bit.ly/MBB_1920.
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