PITTSBURGH, PA -- The La Roche men's basketball team dropped a 65-56 game to visiting Thiel College in non-conference action on Wednesday night.
Eleven Redhawks made the scoresheet including Arnes Bajgora who led all scorers with 15 points (6 of 9 from the field). Zaire Redding finished with 9 boards and 3 blocks while Isaiah Barber added a season-high 4 assists. Torin Smith and Larry Brodie each had 6 points in the loss.
Men's hoops hit 36% (20 of 55) of their shots and converted 10 of 20 free throws. La Roche won the rebounding battle 39-30 but Thiel held an advantage underneath the hoop outscoring the Redhawks 52-24 in the paint.
La Roche returns to action this weekend with a pair of conference games. The Redhawks host Hilbert on Saturday at 4pm and then Medaille on Sunday at 4pm.