Rams Fall in Doc Greene Tourney Championship Game
21st Annual Doc Greene Tournament - Championship Game
Juniata College - 81, Farmingdale State - 61
Huntingdon, Pa. – The Farmingdale State men's basketball team fell to host Juniata College this afternoon, 81-61, in the Championship game of the 21st Annual Doc Greene Tournament. The Rams fell to 5-3 overall with the loss, while the Eagles improved to 7-2.
Farmingdale trailed 38-23 at the break, shooting just 30-percent from the floor. In the second, Juniata kept the lead in double-digits, with a 62-percent field goal percentage for the half, to secure the Championship win on their home court.
Senior Alex Raymond (Hollidaysburg, Pa.) scored his 1,000th career point for Juniata, finishing with a game-high 22 points. Junior Kevin Stapleton (Indiana, Pa.), who was named the tournament MVP, scored 12 points and grabbed a team-high eight rebounds in the win. Junior Brian Scholly (State College, Pa.) also finished in double-digits with 16 points and had five assists.
21st Annual Doc Greene Tournament (All-Tournament Team)
- Kevin Mack, Valley Forge
- Anthony Bertolino, Eastern
- AJ Matthews, Farmingdale State
- Alex Raymond, Juniata
- MVP: Kevin Stapleton, Juniata
Farmingdale State will play next in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic at York (Pa.) on December 28-29. The Rams face Gettysburg on December 28 at 8:00 p.m., followed by the Consolation or Championship game on December 29th at 1:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m.
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