Sedric Nady led all scores with 20 points and handed out game high seven assists in the Pioneers win over Ohio Valley
Glenville, W.Va. – The Glenville State men’s basketball team had five players score in double figures as they came from behind to defeat the Ohio Valley University Fighting Scots, 88-83, on Tuesday night at the Waco Center.
The Pioneers would fall behind early and struggle shooting the ball in the first half as Ohio Valley took a five point lead into halftime, 46-41.
In the second half the Pioneers would get it going as Kade Kager and Sedric Nady both got into a groove shooting the ball. Glenville State would take a one point lead, 72-71, with 5:47 left to play and never look back as the Pioneers come from behind to claim a five point victory, 88-83.
Sedric Nady led all scores with 20 points and handed out game high seven assists. Donte Morales scored 16 points and had a team high three steals while Kade Kager and Brett Morris both chipped in with 15 points each.
Also for the Pioneers Luke Campbell scored 14 points while Brien Winston scored eight points off the bench and grabbed a team high six rebounds.
Ohio Valley was led by Darryl Walker as he finished with a double double as he scored 18 points and pulled down 12 rebounds.
The Pioneers 2-1(0-0) return to action this Saturday, November 22nd as they open up Mountain East Conference play as they host Shepherd University. Gametime is set for 4:00pm. A remind for all fans to bring a non-perishable canned food item for free admission.
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Last year's tree lighting had several 'little helpers' and Santa
GLENVILLE, WV – Glenville State College President Dr. Peter Barr and his wife Betsy invite GSC faculty, staff, students, and local residents to kick off the holiday season with the ninth annual GSC Tree Lighting Ceremony to take place on Monday, December 1st at 4:30 p.m. in the Luanna T. Smith Amphitheatre. Festivities will continue at 5:00 p.m. on the third floor of the Mollohan Campus Community Center with Santa and Mrs. Claus who will pose for pictures with the kids. Light refreshments also will be served.
“My wife Betsy started this tradition when we came to Glenville in 2006. It has been exciting to see more and more kids each year at the tree lighting. We love to see the kids in the community grow up and lose their fear of telling Santa Claus their biggest wishes,” said Dr. Barr.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the GSC President’s Office at (304) 462-4110.
GSC’s Donte Morales scored a game high 26 points and grabbed a team high six rebounds in the loss to Slippery Rock
Glenville, W.Va. – The Glenville State men’s basketball team suffered a tough one point loss to Slippery Rock University in the final game of the MEC/PSAC Tip-Off Challenge.
In the first half of action the Pioneers and Slippery Rock would battle back and fourth with several lead changes however the Pioneers would take a one point lead into halftime, 30-29.
In the second half both teams would be neck and neck and it would go all the way down to the last possession. Slippery Rock would have a one point lead 63-62 but the Pioneers would have the ball with 30 seconds left to go.
Glenville State would call a timeout to set up a play. Donte Morales would get a good look but it would come up short. The Pioneers would have another chance at tip-in but it would not go down as Glenville State fell by one point to Slippery Rock, 63-62.
GSC’s Donte Morales scored a game high 26 points and grabbed a team high six rebounds. Also for the Pioneers newcomer Luke Campbell scored eight points while Sedric Nady and Kade Kager both chipped in with seven points each.
Slippery Rock was led by Antonio Butler as he had a double double with 16 points and 10 rebounds.
The Pioneers are 1-1 (0-0) on the season. Glenville State returns to action Tuesday, November 18th when Ohio Valley travels to Glenville. Tip-off is set for 7 pm.
The Pioneers defeated Gannon University in their season opener, 57-51
Glenville, W.Va. – The Glenville State Pioneer basketball team opened up the 2014-15 season with a big victory over Gannon University, 57-51, in the first official basketball game in the brand new WACO Center.
The Pioneers would play a great first half as they took a 40-18 lead into halftime.
In the second half of action the Pioneers would really struggle scoring as Gannon outscored Glenville 33-17. Despite being outscored in the second half the Pioneers would still hold on for the exciting victory, 57-51.
GSC’s Brett Morris led all scores with 16 points and four rebounds. He also finished the night with three blocks. Sedric Nady, Donte Morales and Luke Campbell all chipped in with nine points each.
Morales also led the Pioneers in assists with six.
Gannon was led by Girbran Smith as he scored 16 points and pulled down seven rebounds.
The Pioneers will play Slippery Rock University tomorrow Saturday, November 15th at 8:00 p.m. in the final game of the MEC/PSAC Tip-Off Challenge.
MEC/PSAC Tip-Off Challenge
Glenville, W.Va. – The Glenville State Men’s Basketball team will open up the brand new WACO Center tonight as they will play the first official game in the new building as they host Gannon University at 6:00 p.m. in the MEC/PSAC Tip-Off Challenge.
After the Pioneers game the University of Charleston will take on Slippery Rock University at 8:00 p.m., in the second game of the night.
The Tip-Off Challenge will also take place on Saturday night at 6:00 p.m. when the University of Charleston takes on Gannon University followed by Glenville State College against Slippery Rock University at 8:00 p.m.
For all the action please go to www.glenville.edu/athletics
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