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Edwards, Achiuwa Carry Kats Past Alfred State

Saturday, February 12, 2011
 

ALFRED, N.Y. – Feb. 12 – Tyshawn  Edwards (Buffalo/Grover Cleveland) and God’s Gift Achiuwa (Port Harcourt, River States, Nigeria) combined for 48 points, 31 of them in the second half, to lead the Erie Community College men’s basketball team to an 85-67 win over Alfred State College Saturday at the Orvis Activities Center. ECC is now 22-2 overall and 11-1 in Western New York Athletic Conference action while Alfred State is 4-11, 0-11.

Edwards had 27 points while Achiuwa added 21 and a game-high eight rebounds for the Kats, the nation's sixth-ranked team.

ECC made 17 of 28 field goals (60.7 percent) in the second half as ECC outscored Alfred State 46-31 in the final 20 minutes.

Alfred State was led by Younatan Gobezai’s 23 points.

ECC will play Jamestown Community College Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Flickinger Center as ECC head coach Alex Nwora will coach in his bare feet to bring awareness to the millions of children who suffer from infections as a result of not having shoes.
 

ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE KATS (22-2, 11-1): EDWARDS, Tyshawn 9-10 7-10 27; ACHIUWA, God's Gift 7-9 7-11 21; HATTIN, Sam 3-11 0-0 9; GORDON, Travaughn 3-5 0-0 7; OGBONNA, Uchechi 3-5 0-0 6; EMMITT, Brandon 2-7 0-0 4; HILLS, David 2-4 0-1 4; HARPER, Jr., Doug 1-1 0-0 3; DENIS, Yandell 1-3 0-0 2; JENKINS, Jahmill 1-2 0-0 2; JONES, Dequan 0-3 0-0 0; SMITH-OBASUYI, Dukpe 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 32-60 14-22 85.

ALFRED STATE (4-21, 0-11): Gobezai, Younatan 9-17 1-3 23; Antonioli, Vince 4-8 2-2 10; Colquehoun, Milton 4-7 0-0 9; Parker, Patrick 4-12 1-4 9; Hutson, Tommy 3-6 2-4 8; Tucker, Nick 2-12 0-0 4; Sanford, Josh 1-1 0-0 2; Caron, Ryan 0-3 2-4 2; Bowman, Joe 0-2 0-0 0; Jenkins, Melvin 0-4 0-0 0; Hunt, Ryne 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 27-73 8-17 67.

Erie Community College Kats...   39   46  -   85
Alfred State..................   36   31  -   67

3-point goals--Erie Community College Kats 7-19 (HATTIN, Sam 3-8; EDWARDS, Tyshawn 2-2; GORDON, Travaughn 1-1; HARPER, Jr., Doug 1-1; HILLS, David 0-1; DENIS, Yandell 0-1; JONES, Dequan 0-1; EMMITT, Brandon 0-3; OGBONNA, Uchechi 0-1), Alfred State 5-19 (Gobezai, Younatan 4-7; Colquehoun, Milton 1-2; Parker, Patrick 0-2; Hutson, Tommy 0-1; Tucker, Nick 0-6; Bowman, Joe 0-1). Fouled out-- Alfred State-Antonioli, Vince. Rebounds--Erie Community College Kats 44 (ACHIUWA, God's Gift 8), Alfred State 38 (Parker, Patrick 8). Assists--Erie Community College Kats 20 (EMMITT, Brandon 5; OGBONNA, Uchechi 5), Alfred State 17 (Parker, Patrick 5). Total fouls--Erie Community College Kats 15, Alfred State 17. Technical fouls--Erie Community College Kats-TEAM.

 
 
 
 
 

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