Pioneers Can't Rally Back

The Alfred State College men's basketball team couldn't rally all the way back from an 18-point deficit and fell 84-74 to Niagara CCC in their final road contest of the season.  NCCC improves to 19-8 on the year.

Robbie Seyler led the Thunder Wolves with 32 points on 11 for 15 shooting.  AJ Roberts finished with a double-double with 17 points and 10 boards while Lorenzo Joseph chipped in 13.

Younatan Gobezai (Bethesda, MD) led the Pioneers with 26 points (5 three-pointers).  Milton Colquehoun (Silver Springs, MD) came off the bench and netted 18 points while Patrick Parker (Jamaica/Hillcrest) chipped in 14.  Vince Antonioli (Wellsville) had eight points.

The Pioneers trailed 39-24 at half and trailed by as many as 18-points in the second half before mounting a huge comeback.  ASC cut the deficit to just one 52-51 with just under ten minutes left but could never take the lead.

The blue & gold close out the 2010-11 season on Saturday when they host Genesee CC at 3 p.m.