Men's Basketball Rallies in Second Half to Defeat Pitt-Titusville

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The men's basketball team hosted the Panthers of Pitt-Titusville on Saturday in a non-conference matchup. The Saints, just coming off a double OT loss to Erie Community College, looked to rebound with a W. The Saints started off slow however as they couldn't find a shooting rhythm, shooting just 42% from the field, 18% from 3 point territory and 47% from the line in the first half, which provided them with only a 1 point lead at halftime, 42-41.

The Saints looked looked to switch gears in the second half as they blew open a double digit lead and never looked back. The Saints outscored the Panthers 61-50 in the second to give them the Win, 103-91.

Individual highlights from the game included: Andrew Ajilore with 18 points and 13 rebounds, Aje Gore scored 17 points off the bench while both Izai Clank and Tahjmere Jones chipped in with 14 points each.

With the win, the Saints are 5-5 overall now and back in action on Monday when they travel to Cuyahoga Community College for another non-conference game.