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Men's Basketball

11/08/2006
Men’s Basketball Improves to 3-0

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, November 8, 2006

The Hudson Valley Community College men’s basketball team improved its record to 3-0 for the first time since 2000 with a 77-61 win at Ulster Community College (0-1) on Tuesday.

Sophomore Kevin Goutos (Altamont/Guilderland High School) led four Hudson Valley players in double-figures scoring with 15 points. He also had eight rebounds and blocked seven shots.

Sophomore forward Zach Bye (Scotia/Scotia-Glenville High School) posted his second consecutive double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Sophomore guard Maurice Lane (Bakersfield, CA/West High School) and freshman guard Justin Gallo (Brunswick/Lansingburgh High School) added 13 and 12 points, respectively.

Hudson Valley will open Region III action when it hosts defending regional champion Finger Lakes Community College at 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 11.

HUDSON VALLEY 77, ULSTER 61

Hudson Valley (77): Justin Gallo 5-0-12, Rocco DiJohn 2-0-5, Ryne Luce 3-0-8, Kevin Timmons 2-0-4, Maurice Lane 5-2-13, Zach Bye 6-1-13, Corey Harkins 2-0-5, Kevin Goutos 5-5-15, Bryan Ashline 1-0-2, Totals: 31-8-77.

Ulster (61): Maurice Portis 2-0-5, Earl Lawrence 2-1-5, Randy Adams 5-0-10, Karl Patterson 1-0-2, Dan Diklich 2-0-4, Noel Patterson 1-0-2, Pat Hooks 2-1-5, Dan Garcia 1-0-2, Recardo Langston 4-0-8, Chad Dennard 3-0-7, Tyrone Thompson 5-0-11, Totals: 28-2-61.

Three-point goals: Hudson Valley 7 (Gallo 2, DiJohn, Luce 2, Lane, Harkins); Ulster 3 (Portis, Dennard, Thompson).

Halftime: Hudson Valley led 38-26.