Nyack, NY - The Nyack College men's basketball traveled to New Jersey on Wednesday night to square off with the Caldwell University Cougars in a CACC Division match up.
Final: Nyack 71, Caldwell 76
Records: NC (4-11, 3-4), CU (8-9, 4-4)
Location: Caldwell, New Jersey
- Caldwell got off to the better start with a 17-4 run in the first eight minutes of the half
- Nyack recovered from the first shock and stayed in the game cutting the Cougar lead back down to nine before halftime
- the Cougars pulled away with the start of the second half when they extended their lead to 19 points with with 14 minutes left to play
- but Nyack was not going to give up and rallied back to cut Caldwell's lead to five points with 4 minutes remaining in the game
- Nyack tried to push in the final minutes and tie the game, but was unable to close the gap of five points through the remainder of the game
Nyack will return to home court on Saturday when they host the Chestnut Hill College Griffins in a CACC match up at 2pm.