February 4, 2012

Schuylkill runs past New Kensington, 99-88

In a hottly contested first half, Schuylkill would use pressure defense to make a run with 6 minute remaining, entering the break up by 11 points (47-36). In the second half, Schuylkill would continue to pressure and push the ball up the floor, a style that led to a 20-0 advantage in fastbreak point and 54-40 edge in the paint, over the course of the game.

Patrick Killian (Junior/Blue Mountain) led all scorers with 28 points, while Dave Hardy (Senior/ Simon Gratz) chipped in 19 points of his own. With the victory, Schuylkill is now 6-7 in the PSUAC play.