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Penn State DuBois Basketball Teams Win

12/19/2010 —

The Penn State DuBois Men's Basketball team had an impressive 86-72 win over a very talented Jamestown Community College team to push their record to 5-5 Overall (2-2 PSUAC).  Penn State used hot shooting and a stifling defense to jump out to a 47-27 halftime lead.  Mark Shannon (Brockway) sparked the Nittany Lions with 3 first half 3-pointers.  JCC fought back with outstanding perimeter shooting and pressure defense to cut the lead to 8 mid way through the second half.  DuBois closed out the game with defense and strong rebounding.  William Welles had a monster game with 25 points and 6 rebounds.


Josh Salter contributed 22 points and Justin Alvarez had a solid all around game with 12 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. 


Penn State DuBois returns to action on January 3rd and 4th when they travel to the Lycoming Holiday Tournament.


The Penn State DuBois women secured a 79-53 win over Central Penn College on Saturday.  DuBois got ahead of Central Penn early, with a 34-18 lead in the first half.  Kelsie Rini was the leader scorer for DuBois with 22 points.  Tessa Vargas contributed 15 points, and Missy Aul put 11 points on the board.


Following their holiday break, the DuBois women will return to the court on Saturday, January 15, when they host Penn State Wilkes-Barre. 

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