Nazareth College Men’s Basketball team got another win this past Saturday night! Naz faced Mount Saint Mary College. Their first game in the Nazareth Tip-Off Tournament resulted in a victory of 83-70. The boy’s held a strong lead for the majority of the game.
Junior, #21 Tyler Stenglein, carried the team scoring a total of 22 points. Sophomore, point guard, #24 Brendan Wing had multiple successful break aways and came out scoring 14 points. Senior, #5 Josh Gillard made three successful three pointers.
MSMC took on the strategy of fouling in the last 5 minutes of the game hoping to turn the ball over. Naz ended up advancing even further after many foul shots (29 total by the end of the game). Sophomore, #15 Daniel Jacob hit a three pointer with 10 minutes left that kept Naz at double-digit lead the remainder of the game.
The boys beat Morrisville Sunday, 84-80. They are currently 3-0 this season.