Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Routs Word of Life

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012

The Hudson Valley Community College men's basketball team (11-4) defeated Word of Life (1-10) 84-49 on Wednesday evening.

The Vikings jumped out to a 25-5 run to start the game and never looked back. Jeremy Taylor (Catskill/Catskill) had 18 first-half points, finishing with 24 to lead all scorers. Kalik Parker (Ragsdale (NC)/Greensboro) added 17 points, all of which came in the first half and Will Holleran (Cicero-N.Syracuse/Syracuse) added 9 points converting on three three-point field goals in the win.

The Vikings travel to Schenectady County Community College for a game at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14.