Men's Hoops Fall To Visiting Eagles, 82-57

Men's Hoops Fall To Visiting Eagles, 82-57

WARRIOR TEAM-HIGHS FROM NICK MOORE -18 POINTS, EZRA GAINES - 7 BOARDS, & KHALID SAMULES - 4 ASSISTS

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NYACK, NY – The Warrior men's basketball team fell to No. 4 in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) North Division, Post University, on Thursday night at Bowman Gym by a score of 82-57.

The Basics
Score: Nyack 57 | Post 82
Records: Nyack (8-13, 6-8 CACC) | Post (8-12, 8-5 CACC)
Location: Bowman Gym | Nyack, NY

Inside The Game
Nyack began the contest trailing at 16:25 7-2. A free throw by Moore tied the game 12-12 which then allowed Nyack to take their first lead on the night when Chris Hampton shot 2-for-2 at the charity strip (14-12). From here both teams exchanged baskets until Post rallied off a 9-0 run to bring them ahead by nine. The Warriors never saw another lead as Post ended the half with a 40-28 advantage and went on talking the 82-57 game win.

Stephen Perry Jr. recorded a game high 27 points for Post shooting 8-of-12 from the floor, 5-of-6 from behind the arch, and converted 6-of-6 from the line in the winning effort.

A Closer Look

  • For the game, Nyack shot 41.3 percent from the field and 31.2 percent from long range, while the Eagles shot 53.1 percent from the floor and 57.1 percent from deep.
  • Post netted 27 points from turnovers compared to Nyack's 14 points and won the rebounding battle 34-25.
  • The Warriors went 14-of-24 (58.3 percent) from the line, while Post went 22-of-28 (78.6 percent) from the line. 
  • Post finished with an 18-10 edge in bench scoring.

Up Next
The Warriors return to action on Saturday February 8th as they travel to face Chestnut Hill College. The CACC match-up is slated for a 3PM start.

 

 

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