BRONX, N.Y. - (Nov. 13) - The Erie Community College men's basketball team suffered its first loss of the season, falling 96-65 Saturday to NJCAA Division I member Monroe College at Mt. St. Michael Academy. The Kats are now 3-1. Monroe College is also 3-1 and was ranked 28th in the NJCAA Division I preseason poll. It finished seventh at the 2010 NJCAA Tournament.
ECC, ranked eighth in the NJCAA Division II preseason poll, will complete a three-day, three-game road trip against Bronx Community College with a noon contest Sunday.