Saints Fall to Challengers


NORTH EAST, PA- Today the Mercyhurst North East Saints men's basketball team played against Cuyahoga Community College in a non-conference match up. The Saints were defeated by the Challengers 61-48, moving them to 5-4 on the year.

The first half for the Saints the Challengers would outscore them 31 to 18. The Saints pushed in the second half but came up short. Samad Bailey had 15 points for the Saints. Leading the rebounding were Joshua Huff and Aaron Slaughter with 6 boards a piece.

The Saints are back in action Tuesday as they travel to Lakeland Community College for a 7:30 p.m. start time.