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Men's Basketball

02/06/2007
Hudson Valley Men’s Basketball Downs Clinton

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, February 6, 2007

Sophomore Rocco DiJohn (Scotia/Scotia-Glenville High School) and freshman Ryne Luce (Cohoes/Cohoes High School) poured in six three-point baskets apiece to lead the Hudson Valley Community College (16-7/10-7) men’s basketball team to an 80-61 win over Clinton Community College (13-11/11-10) on Tuesday.

Hudson Valley hit 12-of-21 from the three-point line and 23-of-45 from the floor in the game. DiJohn finished with 21 points and three assists. Luce had 20 points, four rebounds and three steals. Kevin Goutos (Altamont/Guilderland High School) chipped in with 12 points and five blocked shots.

With the win, Hudson Valley clinched its 17th consecutive winning season.

HUDSON VALLEY 80, CLINTON 61

Hudson Valley (80): Rocco DiJohn 6-3-21, Ryne Luce 7-0-20, Mike Canape 1-0-2, Derick Faragon 2-2-6, Maurice Lane 2-5-9, Zach Bye 2-3-7, Corey Harkins 1-1-3, Kevin Goutos 2-8-12, Totals: 23-22-80.

Clinton (61): Earle 2-2-7, Darrah 3-0-7, Desir 1-1-3, Tr. Secore 2-1-5, Stankovich 0-1-1, Stark 3-0-7, Barnes 6-2-14, Lopez 3-3-9, T. Secore 2-1-5, Totals: 21-16-61.

Three-point goals: Hudson Valley 12 (DiJohn 6, Luce 6); Clinton 3 (Earle, Darrah, Stark)

Halftime: Hudson Valley led 40-29.