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Nwora Records 230th Win as No. 2 Kats Down NCCC

Thursday, February 03, 2011

SANBORN, N.Y. - Feb. 1 - The Erie Community College men's basketball team, now ranked second in Tuesday's NJCAA Division II, recorded its 16th-straight win of the season with a 87-68 victory over Niagara County Community College Tuesday night at the NCCC Gymnasium.

The Kats improve to 19-1 and the win was ECC head coach Alex Nwora's 230th at the school. God's Gift Achiuwa (Port Harcourt, River States, Nigeria) had a game-high 25 points and 10 rebounds. Dequan Jones (Brooklyn/Pacific) added 21 points, including four three-point field goals. Brandon Emmitt (Akron, Ohio/Garfield) had a career-high 14 points in a reserve role.

NCCC was led by Robbie Seyler's 21 points.

The Kats will play Mercyhurst North East Saturday at 7 p.m. at Penn State-Behrend.


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