Download our app in the AppStore now!

Download our app in the Play Store now!

View the Mobile Web Version of our app here!

You're seeing this message because you're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is unsupported on our website. Please use these links to upgrade to a modern web browser that fully supports our website and protects your computer from security risks.

Hide this message

FSU Tag Line
 

 

Bookmark and Share

Men's Basketball Falls to Penn State Behrend, 66-55
01/27/2006

ERIE, PA — Justin Jennings had a game-high 21 points to lead the Penn State Behrend men’s basketball team to a 66-55 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Frostburg State Friday night at the Junker Center.

FSU fell to 7-10 overall and 4-6 in the AMCC, while PSB improved to 14-3 overall and 8-2 in the league.

The Lions took an early 2-0 lead one minute into play. Four minutes later, a three pointer and a layup by sophomore Keith Hazel (Weirton, W.Va./Weir) gave the Bobcats the 7-6 advantage.

With 1:51 left in the first half, sophomore Brian Owen (Gainesville, Va./Brentsville) netted a bucket from behind the arc to extent Frostburg State’s lead 27-17.

Penn State Behrend would come back and score five straight points to come within 29-24 at intermission.

In the second half, FSU would have its last lead of the game off a three-pointer from Owen at 17:19. The Lions opened a 18-4 scoring run to lead 49-37 with 9:09 left in the game to pull away for good. The Bobcats came as close as 55-49 off a layup by senior Marcus McIntyre (Washington, D.C./Wilson) with 6:06 on the game clock.

PSB shot 52.2% (12-of-23), while holding the Bobcats to 31.0% (9-of-29).

McIntyre, the only FSU player to score in double digits, recorded his fourth double-double this season with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Senior Daniel Ryley (Frederick, Md./St. John's Prospect Hall) led the team with six assists and sophomore Dale DeBerry (Upper Marlboro, Md./Riverdale Baptist) added two steals.

The Bobcats return to action Saturday, January 28 when they travel to Pitt-Bradford for an AMCC contest beginning at 6:00 pm.

For further information on this release, contact:

Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD  21532-2303

Telephone: 301-687-4371
Fax: 301-687-4780
E-mail: sportsinfo@frostburg.edu