Men's Basketball Cruises to First Victory

Men's Basketball Cruises to First Victory

PITTSBURGH, PA -- La Roche Men's Basketball (1-0) opened up the season with an 85-57 win over Central Pennsylvania College (3-2) at the Kerr Fitness Center.

Senior guard Nate Wojciechowski hit five first-half three pointers and the Redhawks grabbed 22 rebounds to storm out to a 49-26 halftime lead.

La Roche added to their hot first-half start by controlling the tempo. The Redhawks slowed down play and ran a mostly half-court offense to wind clock.

The Redhawks finished with 49 rebounds and 20 assists on only 30 field goals.

Wojciechowski recorded 19 points and freshman guard Terrence Fountain added 15 points in his collegiate debut. Junior forward Mike Dixon had a game high 17 rebounds.

La Roche Men's Basketball will host Thiel College on Friday, November 18 at 8:00PM at the Kerr Fitness Center.

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