The men's basketball team enjoyed their short stay in Pennsylvania over the weekend, defeating Penn St. Harrisburg 70-65 in overtime on Saturday. The Express then traveled to Penn. St. Berks where they dispelled the Nittany Lions with a 71-67 victory on Sunday afternoon.
Saturday, February 14
WELLS 70 PENN ST. HARRISBURG 65
The Express would repay the favor to Harrisburg on Saturday afternoon avenging an early season 91-87 overtime loss back on November 15th with a 70-65 overtime victory at Harrisburg.
Freshmen Greg Jones (Alexandria, VA) led the way for the Express finishing with a game high 18 points and 11 rebounds. Andre Sawyers (Bronx, NY) recorded his first double-double finishing with 17 points and 11 rebounds, including a lay-up with 22 seconds left in regulation to send the game into overtime. Juniors Tony Parker (Sodus, NY) and Jarrell Williams (Bronx, NY) each chipped in with 11 points for the Express.
It was an evenly matched game as each team would have four players in double figures while both teams would rip down 51 rebounds. The Express would finish the overtime period 6-6 from the free throw line which would prove to be the difference maker.
Sunday, February 15
WELLS 71 PENN ST. BERKS 67
A lay-up by Greg Jones (Alexandria, VA) with 2:41 left in the game sealed the 71-67 victory for Wells on Sunday afternoon. Darrell Bullock (Chicago, IL) poured in a game high 27 points including 10-13 from the free throw line. Tony Parker (Sodus, NY) turned in a double-double, finishing with 13 points and game high and career high 18 rebounds while Jones finished with 15 points for the Express who, with the win, improve to 11-12 on the season.
The Express will next take on conference leading SUNY IT on Saturday, February 21st at 6:00 pm. The game originally scheduled to be played at Wells, has been moved to Ithaca College.
The location for the game scheduled against Cazenovia College on Sunday, February 22nd has been changed. Originally to be played at Wells, the game has been moved to Cornell University at 12:30 pm.
March 1, 2009 EXPRESS FALL TO SUNYIT IN CONFERENCE FINAL
February 28, 2009 EXPRESS SEND U OF DALLAS PACKING; MOVE ON TO CONFERENCE FINALS
February 27, 2009 BULLOCK 3-POINTER LIFTS EXPRESS IN QUARTERFINALS
February 21, 2009 WILDCATS TAKE BITE OUT OF EXPRESS
February 14, 2009 WINNING WEEKEND FOR MEN'S BASKETBALL
February 10, 2009 JUMPER WITH 16-SECONDS LEFT SINKS EXPRESS
February 7, 2009 EXPRESS LOSE TO COBLESKILL IN OVERTIME
February 4, 2009 SUNY IT HOLDS ON TO DEFEAT WELLS
January 24, 2009 BULLOCK DROPS 27-POINTS IN WIN OVER D'YOUVILLE
January 22, 2009 EXPRESS ROLL OVER PENN. ST. BERKS
January 20, 2009 CAZENOVIA TOPS MEN'S BASKETBALL IN OT
January 18, 2009 COBLESKILL STOPS EXPRESS IN THEIR TRACKS
January 13, 2009 WELLS BASKETBALL NIPS D’YOUVILLE, WINS FOURTH STRAIGHT
January 6, 2009 EXPRESS CREATE STORM OF THEIR OWN: BLOWOUT KEUKA
January 4, 2009 EXPRESS EARN HARD FOUGHT VICTORY OVER HOBART
January 3, 2009 WELLS DEFEATED BY REGIS COLLEGE
December 30, 2008 EXPRESS BASKETBALL SOARS OVER ELMIRA
December 9, 2008 WELLS BLOWS OUT MORRISVILLE STATE
December 6, 2008 HOBART TOPS EXPRESS IN MEN'S BASKETBALL
November 21, 2008 MEN'S BASKETBALL STUMBLES AT HAMILTON TOURNAMENT
November 18, 2008 WELLS EARNS FIRST VICTORY IN PROGRAM HISTORY
November 16, 2008 MEN'S BASKETBALL LOSES IN OT
November 15, 2008 MEN'S BASKETBALL OPENER SPOILED BY ALFRED
November 14, 2008 WELLS COLLEGE INAUGURAL MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON KICKS OFF THIS WEEKEND
January 1, 2008 Wells College Introduces Women’s and Men’s Basketball