Men's Basketball Falls to Bloomfield Despite Strong First Half
Nyack, NY - The Nyack College men's basketball hosted the number of the CACC North Division, the Bloomfield College Bears, on Wednesday night.
The Basics: Final: Nyack 79 , Bloomfield 95 Records: NC (4-18, 3-11), BC (12-2, 14-9 Location: Nyack, New York
the game went back and forth in the opening minutes, but Nyack slowly moved away and increased their lead to 13 with 11 minutes left in the first half
with 3:30 left in the first half the Bears tied the game and took the lead which they increased to seven
it seemed as if Bloomfield would carry a comfortable margin into halftime, but Nyack was not done yet and rallied back to earn a one-point lead at the break 46-45
Bloomfield came out strong in the second half and took the lead early with four consecutive made buckets
Nyack kept up with the Bears in the opening minutes, but Bloomfield would slowly run away with the game, which eventually finished with a final score 70-95
Key Performances: Five Warriors reached double figures with Joel Bailey leading the pack with 15 points. Jah-Meer McDuffied totaled another double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
Up Next: Nyack will be back in action on Saturday when they travel to Philadelphia to take on the USciences Devils in a cross-divisional match.