Game Recap: Griffins Top Mustangs

Game Recap: Griffins Top Mustangs

The Gwynedd Mercy University Griffins topped the Montgomery County Community College Mustangs 89-59 Thursday.

The Mustangs kept the game within reach for the first ten minutes, trailing only 15-17, but soon found themselves in a hole as the Griffins turned on the scoring power towards the end of play. By half time the Griffins had managed to collect an 11 point lead, sending the Mustangs to the locker room facing a 25-36 deficit.

In the second half the Mustangs steadily tallied baskets, but the Griffins were able to more than double their lead by the final buzzer. The Mustangs were handed a 30 point non-conference loss at the end.

Scoring for the Mustangs was led by Alex Brown, who totaled 14 points, and followed up by Dexter Shy with 13 and Nick Demeno with 12. Ron Melton added 10 points and five assists in the effort.

The Mustangs' next game is on Tuesday Nov. 26th against Bucks County Community College.