Brandon Smith and Cortell King had 13 points apiece, but SUNY Cobleskill lost, 63-60, to visiting SUNYIT on Monday in a Northeastern Athletic Conference men’s basketball game.
King missed a three-pointer at the buzzer.
Kaleel Johnson made a free throw with five seconds left to give SUNYIT a 63-60 lead.
Two free throws by King with nine seconds left brought the Fighting Tigers to 62-60.
Unatego graduate Travis Woods had nine points, 12 rebounds and four blocks for Cobleskill, which trailed, 29-25, at halftime. Walton graduate Bryan Backus contributed two points for Cobleskill (1-2, 0-1).
Ryan James had 14 points and nine rebounds to lead SUNYIT (1-0, 1-0).
Cobleskill will play at Union College at 7 p.m. Saturday.
SUNYIT 77, Cobleskill 70
Tracee Schiebel had 18 points and 13 rebounds for SUNY Cobleskill, which lost at home in a Northeastern Athletic Conference game.
Samantha Davis contributed 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Fighting Tigers (0-4, 0-1), who trailed, 39-29, at halftime.
Abbey Hanehan had 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead SUNYIT (2-2, 1-0).
The Fighting Tigers will play at Old Westbury at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Delhi 63, Cayuga CC 53
Cassie Beaver scored a game-high 26 points to lead the visiting Broncos to their first win of the season Sunday.
“She was really strong on the glass,” SUNY Delhi coach Maureen Curley said of Beaver, who grabbed a team-best 11 rebounds. Beaver also went 8-for-10 from the foul line.
Brandi Zizzi contributed 14 points for SUNY Delhi, which trailed, 32-29, at halftime.
“We were really strong in the second half,” Curley said. The Broncos outscored the Spartans, 34-24, in the second half.
Miranda Charlton had a team-best 16 points for Cayuga CC (1-7).
Delhi (1-6) will host Fulton Montgomery CC on Dec. 7.
Hartwick placed fifth out of 11 teams with 11 teams at the Skidmore College Show on Saturday. The Hawks finished with 29 points, two points ahead of sixth-place Oneonta State.
Michelle O’Dell led Hartwick by winning the intermediate flat and the High Point Rider on the day. O’Dell also won novice fences.
Oneonta High graduate Taylor Trombley placed first in intermediate flat for the Hawks, who completed the fall portion of their schedule.
Hawks of the Week
Hartwick College selected men’s basketball senior Kyle Bradley and women’s basketball sophomore Brittney Dumas as its Hawks of the Week.
Bradley led Hartwick in rebounding, assists, steals and blocked shots over two games this past week. In a 70-59 win over Wells College on Thursday, Bradley had 12 points, seven rebounds, three assists, three steals and a block. On Sunday, he had 18 points, eight rebounds, three steals and two assists in a 71-69 loss to Oswego.
Dumas averaged 16.5 points and 13.5 rebounds to lead Hartwick to the Jackie Ammons Memorial Tournament title at William Peace University in Raleigh, N.C.
She earned tournament MVP honors.
Dumas 15 points and 14 rebounds in a 51-46 win over Salem College on Friday. The next day, she had 18 points and 13 rebounds in a 63-45 win over Emory & Henry College.
Hartwick is 4-0.