Men's Basketball

2017-18 RECORD: 21-6; GNAC: 15-1 / NCAA Tournament: 6 appearances / GNAC Titles: 7 (1999, 2010,'12, '13, '14, '15, '17)

St. Juste Soars as Falcons Win 99-82 Over Becker College

St. Juste Soars as Falcons Win 99-82 Over Becker College

New Haven, CT - Senior guard Walden St. Juste (Hartford, CT/Bulkeley) scored 28 points on 10-20 shooting including a career high seven from beyond the three point line to lead Albertus Magnus College to a 99-82 victory on Sunday afternoon.  Junior forward Ray Askew (Hamden, CT/Career) chipped in a game high 31 points and 11 rebounds for the Falcons.

Albertus trailed just 44-42 at the half  despite shooting just 3-11 from beyond the arc. 

The Falcons used a 14-1 run in middle of the second half to pull away from Becker.  The run was capped by a St. Juste lay-up to give the Falcons the 84-69 lead with 5:35 left to play.  Albertus would hold a double digit lead the rest of the way and cruise to a 99-82 victory.

Becker College was led by senior center Trae Jacobs (Lexington Park, MD/Great Mills) who had a team high 25 points to go along with seven rebounds in a losing effort.

Albertus Magnus improves to 1-1, 0-0 GNAC on the season while Becker College suffers it's first loss and is 3-1, 0-0 NECC this season.

The Falcons host Mitchell College on Tuesday night at 7:00 pm in a non-conference match-up.