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No. 3 Kats Improve to 14-1 with Win over Monroe CC

Thursday, January 20, 2011
 

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - The Erie Community College men's basketball team improved to 14-1 with a 98-82 win over Monroe Community College (9-7) Thursday night in Western New York Athletic Conference play. The win was ECC's 11th consecutive.

The Kats, the nation's third-ranked team, got 38 points and 16 rebounds from current Region III Athlete of the Week God's Gift Achiuwa (Port Harcourt, River States, Nigeria) and 24 points and 13 rebounds from Tyshawn Edwards (Buffalo/Grover Cleveland).

The Kats held a 64-63 lead with 10:48 to play before exploding on a 13-1 run for a 77-64 advantage with 7:04 to play. Edwards scored six of his points during that run.

ECC will play Mercyhurst North East at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Flickinger Center.


ECC (14-1 (3-0)): ACHIUWA, God's Gift 16-21 6-11 38; EDWARDS, Tyshawn 9-20 5-11 24; HATTIN, Sam 4-6 0-0 12; JENKINS, Jahmill 2-6 4-4 8; DENIS, Yandell 4-11 0-2 8; JONES, Dequan 3-7 0-1 6; BOYD, Isaiah 1-2 0-0 2; HILLS, David 0-0 0-0 0; OGBONNA, Uchechi 0-2 0-0 0; ROBINSON, Ata 0-0 0-0 0; HARPER, Jr., Doug 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 39-75 15-29 98.

MONROE CC (9-7 (1-1)): Greg Williams 10-15 3-3 25; Aaron Williams 7-13 2-5 17; Andre Armstrong 3-9 3-4 11; Robert Burger 3-14 4-4 10; AJ Williams 2-6 1-2 6; Jacob Grant 1-5 3-6 5; Bobby Bell 1-7 2-4 5; Chris Thompson 1-1 1-3 3; Trevor Maiorano 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 28-71 19-31 82.

ECC...........................   50   48  -   98
Monroe CC.....................   44   38  -   82

3-point goals--ECC 5-17 (HATTIN, Sam 4-5; EDWARDS, Tyshawn 1-6; DENIS, Yandell 0-1; JONES, Dequan 0-2; JENKINS, Jahmill 0-1; ACHIUWA, God's Gift 0-2), Monroe CC 7-34 (Greg Williams 2-6; Andre Armstrong 2-5; AJ Williams 1-4; Aaron Williams 1-4; Bobby Bell 1-7; Trevor Maiorano 0-1; Jacob Grant 0-3; Robert Burger 0-4). Fouled out--ECC-None, Monroe CC-Andre Armstrong; Chris Thompson; Jacob Grant. Rebounds--ECC 59 (ACHIUWA, God's Gift 16), Monroe CC 34 (Jacob Grant 5; Andre Armstrong 5; AJ Williams 5; Greg Williams 5; Aaron Williams 5). Assists--ECC 25 (DENIS, Yandell 5), Monroe CC 16 (Robert Burger 5). Total fouls--ECC 25, Monroe CC 23. Technical fouls--ECC-ROBINSON, Ata, Monroe CC-Jacob Grant. A-208

 
 
 
 
 

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