Men's Basketball

Hudson Valley Men's Basketball Defeats Adirondack

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, February 15, 2005

Hudson Valley Community College (14-11) scored the first 18 points of the game and cruised to a 78-60 win over Adirondack Community College (4-21) in men's basketball action earlier tonight in Troy.

Freshman forward Ryan Livingston (Bethlehem/LaSalle Institute) led Hudson Valley with 23 points and nine rebounds. Sophomore forward Maurice Frye (Middletown/Middletown High School) had 16 points, and freshman forward Khylan Hunt (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs High School) contributed 12 points, eight rebounds, four blocks and three steals. Sophomore guard Aric Kucel (Gloversville/Gloversville High School) chipped in eight points and 10 assists.

The Timberwolves were led by sophomore Alex Lanfear's (Lake George/lake George High School) 26 points.

Hudson Valley has won six of its last eight games and will host Columbia-Greene Community College on Thursday, February 17. The game tips off at 7 p.m.

Adirondack (60): Bob Dymond 3-2-11, Alex Lanfear 8-6-26, Brett Gold 2-3-7, Brian Thomsen 4-1-9, Lane Vincent 3-0-7, Totals: 20-12-60.

Hudson Valley (78): Mike Collopy 3-0-6, Marlon Sousis 2-0-4, Aric Kucel 3-0-8, Maurice Frye 6-1-16, J.R. Battle 1-0-2, Tony King 1-0-2, Khylan Hunt 4-4-12, Craig Houck 1-0-3, Ryan Livingston 11-1-23, Jonathan Steinbiss 1-0-2, Totals: 33-6-78.

Halftime: Hudson Valley, 42-25.

3-point goals: Adirondack 8 (Lanfear 4, Dymond 3, Vincent), Hudson Valley 6 (Frye 3, Kucel 2, Houck).