Photo by Gibran Godfrey.
Photo by Gibran Godfrey.

Men’s basketball defeats Shippensburg 85-75, starts season 2-0

November 15, 2021

The men’s basketball team, led by Francis Fitzgerald with a team-high 23 points, defeated Shippensburg University Saturday evening to open the 2021-2022 season at 2-0.

Rebounding and second-chance points helped the Trojans open up a sizeable lead in the first half 27-13 before Shippensburg closed the deficit to a 44-35 halftime score, and then to 48-46 at the start of the second half.

The Trojans stretched out the lead towards the end of the game with some key shooting.

 

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