JAMESTOWN, N.Y. - Feb. 14 - The Erie Community College men's basketball team, ranked sixth in Tuesday's NJCAA Division II poll, picked up its season-best eighth-straight win Tuesday night when the Kats defeated Jamestown Community College 79-59.
Sophomore guard Dequan Jones (Brooklyn, N.Y./Pacific) led the Kats with 13 points while freshman guard Darale Young(Buffalo/Middle College) added 12 points. Sophomore forward Uche Ogbonna (Westbury, N.Y./Hicksville) picked up 10 points while freshman forward Eyimofee Edukugho (Warri, Nigeria/Our Savior New American School) recorded nine points and 10 rebounds.
The Kats, now 19-3, play Monroe Community College at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Flickinger Center. The game is the "Barefoot for Bare Feet" event for Samaritan's Feet and ECC head coach Alex Nwora. Fans can make donations of shoes or money at the game. Saturday's game can be viewed on the Internet at http://www.ecc.edu/athletics/sports/mbasketball/streaming.aspx