Game Recap: Philadelphia Tops Mustangs 79-67

Game Recap: Philadelphia Tops Mustangs 79-67

The Montgomery County Community College Mustangs men's basketball team lost 67-79 to the Community College of Philadelphia Colonials Thursday.

The two teams played evenly in the first half of the game, resulting in a 38-37 advantage for the Colonials at half time. The Mustangs took the reigns in the beginning of the second half to lead by four points by the 12:00 mark. However, the Colonials rallied towards the final minutes of play to overcome the Mustangs by 12 points in the end.

Steve Kulp led the Mustangs with 14 points and eight rebounds, followed by Chris Uhrich with 13 points and nine rebounds. Dexter Shy also contributed nine points in the effort.

"Our guys continue to play hard every night," commented Mustangs Head Coach Denny Surovec. "But we need to make better decisions in critical moments."

Next the Mustangs will play at home on January 21, 2014 against the Spartans of Northampton Community College. Game time is 7:00 p.m.