Men's Basketball

Men’s Basketball Loses to Mohawk Valley

CONTACT: Lawrence Snyder, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, January 19, 2016

The Hudson Valley Community College men’s basketball team (10-7) lost to #7 Mohawk Valley Community College (13-2) 85-76 on Thursday evening.

The Vikings trailed by nine at the half and would cut the lead to four with five minutes remaining in the second. Despite a late rally, Hudson Valley was unable to sustain their momentum through the end of regulation, resulting in their first loss in over a month.

Dave Reo (Catholic Central/North Greenbush) led the team with 16 points, and John Palmer (Columbia/East Greenbush) added 14 in the loss.

The men host Fulton-Montgomery on Saturday at 3 p.m.