DuBois men's basketball loses a heartbreaker to York

DUBOIS, Pa. — The Penn State DuBois men's basketball team had another exciting evening on Jan. 20 after coming off tough loss to Mont Alto on Friday evening. DuBois hosted Penn State York in another PSUAC matchup Monday, but fell short of York 83-69.  

York jumped out to a quick 14-4 lead, and held that for the first half as they took a 42-29 lead into the locker room. Adjustments at halftime for DuBois brought the crowd to their feet for much of the second half.

Cole Morris

Cole Morris would lead DuBois in scoring with 16 points.

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DuBois defense was getting stop after stop, and the offense was hitting shot after shot, until DuBois finally took a 1-point lead, 57-56. Back and forth the score went, but York pulled away, with about three minutes remaining in the game, to hand DuBois their heartbreaking defeat in as many games.

Cole Morris (Rimersburg, Pennsylvania) and Amareay Walters (La Plata, Maryland) led DuBois scorers with 16 and 14 points, respectively.  Walters also added in 4 steals on the night.