ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend five men's basketball seniors shined in their final regular-season home game, scoring 61 of the team's 85 points to defeat Medaille in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) action on Wednesday night.
Score: Penn State Behrend 85, Medaille 56
Records: Penn State Behrend (21-3, 14-3 AMCC), Medaille (12-12, 10-7 AMCC)
* The Lions drained more triples than two-point field goals, going 20-for-36 from behind the arc
* The 20 three-pointers is a season high for Behrend
* The margin of victory over Medaille this season for the Lions is 24.5 points
* Four out of the five seniors registered double-digit points
* Senior guard Malike Brinson (Erie, PA/Collegiate Academy) had his second-best outing with a team-high 19 points
* The win puts Behrend at 12-1 at home this season and gives the Lions their fourth straight win
* Senior guard Andy Niland (Fairview, PA/Fairview) was one assist away from a double-double with 15 points and nine helpers
* Medaille's Johnathan Smith led with 13 points on 5-for-7 shooting
* Behrend returns to action on Saturday in the regular-season finale at Pitt-Bradford. Game time is 4 p.m.