Posted: Jan 21, 2019
CRESSON, Pa. – Malike Brinson (Erie, PA/Collegiate Academy) drained a career-high 20 points behind six three pointers to lead the Penn State Behrend men's basketball team past Mt. Aloysius 58-51 in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) action on Monday night.
Score: Penn State Behrend 58, Mt. Aloysius 51
Records: Penn State Behrend (15-2, 8-2 AMCC), Mt. Aloysius (8-8, 6-3 AMCC)
* The win completes the regular-season sweep for Behrend vs. the Mt. Aloysius
* The Lions erased a one-point deficit at halftime to win by seven
* The Mounties held Behrend to just three points for the first 13 minutes of the game
* Seven points was the largest lead by either team
* The 14 treys was a third-best showing from behind the arc for the Lions this season
* Behrend was held to a season-low two free-throw attempts
* Senior Dan Wanker (Pittsburgh, PA/South Park) was also in double-figure points with 10
* Senior Justin Gorny (South Park, PA/South Park) had a team-best eight rebounds and added three treys
* The Behrend Lions return to action on Wednesday against Hilbert at 8 p.m. in the Junker Center.