December 29, 2009

MBB falls to USMMA, 58-54

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The United States Merchant Marine Academy ended the game on a 6-2 run to take a 58-54 decision over Ursinus on Monday afternoon in the Land of Magic Classic hosted by Embry-Riddle University.

The Bears were held to just one field goal in the last 4:11. The Bears had tied the game 52-all on a three-pointer by freshman guard Matt Donahue (Mechanicsburg, Pa./Trinity School).

Ursinus, who led by six at halftime, got 12 points from Donahue, while junior guard Matt Hilton (Lewistown, Pa./Lewistown Area) had ten.

Senior guard Remy Cousart (Philadelphia, Pa./Holy Ghost) had 12 rebounds in the loss for Ursinus.