New Haven, CT - The Albertus Magnus College Men's Basketball Team used a 10- run midway through the second half to secure an 80-61 victory over visiting Rivier College. The Falcons were lead by junior guard Walden St. Juste (Hartford, CT) and his game high 30 points. Freshman center Jefferson Lora (Bronx, NY) added a double-double with 15 points and 15 rebounds. Rivier College was led by junior center Don Poitras (Bow, NH) and his team high 14 points and team high 6 rebounds. The game was physical throughout with a total of 50 fouls called with each team receiving 25. Albertus improves to 20-6, 16-3 GNAC and will host #5 Johnson and Wales in the GNAC semi-finals on Thursday in "The Nest" at 7:00 pm. Rivier ends their season at 9-17, 6-13 GNAC.
St. Juste Leads Falcons to Playoff Win Over Rivier 80-61
|Rivier (9-16, 6-12 GNAC)||33||28||61|
|Albertus Magnus (19-6, 15-3 GNAC)||38||42||80|
Feb 23, 2010