Men's Basketball

Men’s Basketball Blows Out Holyoke

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, January 13, 2007

The Hudson Valley Community College (12-5) men’s basketball team raced out to a 30-6 lead over the first 10 minutes and cruised to a 100-63 win over Holyoke Community College on Saturday in Springfield.

Freshman guard Justin Gallo (Brunswick/Lansingburgh High School) led five Hudson Valley players in double-figures scoring with 30 points. He netted four of Hudson Valley’s 13 three-point buckets.

Sophomore guard Maurice Lane (Bakersfield, CA/West High School) hit the from beyond the arc en route to 15 points and seven assists. Freshman guard Ryne Luce (Cohoes/Cohoes High School) netted four three-point buckets for 12 points.

Sophomore forwards Zach Bye (Scotia/Scotia-Glenville High School) and Corey Harkins (Saratoga springs/Saratoga Springs High School) each posted double-doubles. Bye had 10 points and 13 rebounds and Harkins finished with 14 points and 12 boards.


Hudson Valley (100): Justin Gallo 12-2-30, Ryne Luce 4-0-12, Mike Canape 1-0-3, Bobby Barry 1-0-2, Derick Faragon 3-2-9, Maurice Lane 5-2-15, Zach Bye 4-2-10, Corey Harkins 6-2-14, Kevin Goutos 1-3-5, Totals: 37-13-100.

Holyoke (63): Wyche 1-1-3, Hopewell 4-4-13, Williams 0-1-1, Cruz 5-2-12, Spencer 10-0-20, Alwarez 2-2-6, Wilson 2-1-5, Berube 1-0-3, Totals: 25-11-63.

Three-point goals: Hudson Valley 13 (Gallo 4, Luce 4, Canape, Faragon, Lane 3), Holyoke 2 (Hopewell, Berube).

Halftime: Hudson Valley led 60-33.