Saints Win Fifth Straight

Saints Win Fifth Straight

The Mercyhurst North East men's basketball team extended its winning streak to five tonight with a win over Bryant & Stratton 80-74.

The saints and Bobcats were locked in a back and forth affair before the saints were able to seal the game with free throws over the course of the final minute.

Mario Antenor was a perfect 6-6 from the charity stripe, all coming in the second half. Antenor finished the night with 13 points and five steals.

The Saints maestro Tahjmere Jones had 14 points, three steals, and four assists and was 6-8 from the charity stripe as he knocked down some clutch foul shots down the stretch.

Big man Ian McNeill turned in another impressive night going for 16 points and two big dunks that energized the Saints.

Kelcey Lowry was tough all night for the Saints on both ends of the floor playing tough defense and scoring 10 points of his own.

The Saints are back in action Monday as they bring their 8-3 record to Cuyahoga CC for a 7:30 tip-off.