Men's Basketball

Hudson Valley Men’s Basketball Tops Broome

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, December 16, 2006

Sophomore forward Zach Bye (Scotia/Scotia-Glenville High School) finished with 12 points. 20 rebounds and four blocks to lead the Hudson Valley Community College (10-4/7-4 Region III) men’s basketball team to a 70-61 win over Broome Community College (6-6/5-5 Region III) today in Troy.

Hudson Valley connected on eight three-point baskets in the game, including a basket from 60-feet away by Kevin Timmons (Owings Mills, MD/Owings Mills High School) at the end of the half that gave Hudson Valley a 32-30 lead at the break. Timmons finished the game with nine points.

Sophomore Maurice Lane (Bakersfield, CA/West High School) added 15 points and four steals for the Vikings.

Broome received a game-high 21 points from Wayne Davis (Binghamton).


Broome (61): Matt Cline 2-0-5, Deen Abdus-Salaam 1-0-2, Antonio Carter 1-0-2, Wayne Davis 7-5-21, Rob Krowiak 3-8-15, Eddie Bowles 4-1-9, DJ Smzyrko 1-0-3, Jon Edwards 1-2-4, Totals: 20-16-61.

Hudson Valley (70): Justin Gallo 2-1-5, Rocco DiJohn 0-4-4, Ryne Luce 2-1-7, Kevin Timmons 3-1-9, Derick Faragon 3-0-7, Maurice Lane 6-1-15, Zach Bye 4-4-12, Corey Harkins 3-2-9, Bryan Ashline 1-0-2, Totals: 24-14-70

Three-point goals: Broome 5 (Davis 2, Krowiak, Cline, Bowles); Hudson Valley 8 (Luce 2, Timmons 2, Faragon, Lane 2, Harkins).

Halftime: Hudson Valley led 32-30.