Trailing by 27 points, the Bulldogs fought hard in the second half quickly cutting the Cyclones lead down to 17 points, but a lack of time and poor foul shooting spoiled the effort as they lost by a final score of 73 to 47 despite outscoring the Cylones 30 to 29 in the half and shooting 0 for 16 from the three-point line.
The Bulldogs were led by senior guard James Bozor who came off the bench to record 12 points, 4 steals, and 5 rebounds and freshman forward Savereo Jackson with 10 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 blocked shots.
The Cyclones improved to 2-1 on the season while the Bulldogs fell to 0-5.
The Bulldogs next game is against Rutgers-Camden on December 1 at 7 P.M. The game will be played at Gloucester Community College.
The lone goal was scored by Patrik Lundberg and goalie Jonathan Graneros made seven saves for the Knights who end their initial intercollegiate season with a record of 1-4-1.
Sophomore Genevieve Lang made 32 saves in net. The Lady Bulldogs are 0-4 on the season and next play against Inter Lodi on Sunday, November 23 at 6 P.M.
The Bulldogs were neck and neck in the first game of the tournament with the Eastern Connecticut Warriors before falling behind by 14 at the half, 43 to 29. The Bulldogs fought back early in the second half, trimming the lead to eight points before the Warriors pulled away with the victory by a final score of 82 to 61. The Bulldogs were led by Donovan Black and Marcus Jones with 17 and 14 points, respectively.
In the consolation game against Yeshiva University, the Bulldogs had their closest game of the tournament, closing within seven points several times late in the game before early foul trouble and Yeshiva's zone defense eventually caught up with them and the Maccabees pulled away with a hard fought defensive victory by a score of 65 to 48. Donovan Black led all scorers with 23 points and Roger Wan had a career best 11 points to lead the Bulldogs.
The Bulldogs next travel to Hackettstown to face the Centenary College Cylones on Wednesday, November 19, at 7 P.M. The game will be broadcast live on the web at http://pennatlantic.com/main.php?tableName=event&fileName=results&recordId=&module=event-results&orderBy=&searchIt=yes&sport=0&month=0&day=01&year=2007&conferenceId=77&schoolId=418
The Knights opened their season with a commanding 81 to 45 win over Vaughn College in the first round of the tournament, led by freshmen guard Jonathan Dorismond's 22 points.
The Knights then faced Pratt Institute in the championship game on Sunday and defeated the Cannoneers by a score of 71 to 59 to win the tournament despite trailing at halftime by a score of 30 to 28. The Knights defeated the Cannoneers using a balanced attack with four players in double figures, led by senior forward Willie Bowman III's 16 points.
Bowman was named most valuable player of the tournament. Sophomore guard Jamal Boatswain and senior guards Jonathan Pena and James Dorismond were named to the All-Tournament team.
The Knights travel to Mount Saint Mary's College in Newburgh, NY, for a tournament this weekend. The Knights will face Mount Saint Mary's in the first game at 3 P.M. on Saturday, November 15.
The game was tied most of the night before Team Sports Care benefitted from a couple of bad richochets off of Bulldog defenders to take the lead for good.
The Bulldogs received goals from seniors Marie Chapin and Kristy Ventura. Goalie Genevieve Lang stopped 25 shots.
The Bulldogs next play on Sunday, November 9 at 6 P.M. versus Team No Name.