The Alfred State men's basketball team suffered an 80-66 setback to SUNY Orange as they played their first road game of 2012. The Pioneers are now 1-1 on the year.
Alfred trailed by four at half and hung close until the Colts were able to extend their lead to 24 points before Alfred closed the game by scoring the final 11 points.
Jamar White (Laurel, MD) led the Pioneers with 16 points while Tommy Hutson (Brooklyn/Susan McKinney) finished with 15. Osawaru Omorogbe-Akpata (Brooklyn/Norman Thomas) chipped in 11 all coming in the final minutes of the game.
The blue & gold head to Corning CC on Tuesday for a 7 p.m. contest with the Red Barons.