Saints Fall in O.T.

Saints Fall in O.T.

The Mercyhurst North East men's basketball team dropped an overtime thriller to Tri-C by a final score of 84-75 last night.

Tied after 40 minutes of regulation and the score deadlocked at 66, the Saints looked to secure a victory in overtime against a Tri-C team that defeated them in the last meeting by a score of 80-63.

Tahjmere Jones paced the Saints with 21 points and seven assists. Tyler Williams contributed 16 of his own while big man Ian McNeill added 15 points and eight rebounds. Mario Antenor went perfect from beyond the arc and added 14 points.

The Saints are now 8-4 as they head to Butler CC tonight to take on the Pioneers.