Area college basketball roundup
PSU Altoona men fall at home
Jack Kusters scored a team-high 15 points to lead Penn State Altoona in an 83-63 loss to La Roche on Wednesday night.
Andruw Harman had 12 points and Cameron Gardner-Nicholson 10 for the Lions.
Eagles lose in heartbreaking fashion
HUNTINGDON — The Juniata men’s basketball team had a corner jumper at the buzzer by Nate DaCanal waived off as it lost to Goucher, 47-46, Wednesday evening.
Marcus Hall led Juniata with 10 points, while Nick Rigby and Charles Somerville III had eight apiece.
Christine moves closer to record
Finnley Christine scored 28 points and is now 16 shy of the Penn State Altoona career scoring record of 1,191, held by Courtney Carroll
Alexis Cannistraci also had 28 points as the Lady Lions beat La Roche, 91-76. Sydney Snyder added 15 points for Penn State Altoona.
Lady Eagles win first league game
TOWSON, Md. — The Juniata women’s basketball team grabbed its first conference win as it took down Goucher, 86-64, Wednesday evening.
Gracie Stauffer led Juniata with 21 points, while Madison Colyer had 18 and Cassie Mock 13.