Susquehannock High grad helps surging Penn State York men's basketball team win again

  • The Penn State York men's basketball team beat Penn State Worthington on Tuesday, 77-62.
  • It was Penn State York's fifth straight victory.
  • Susquehannock High grad Richard Grant led PSY with 24 points and seven rebounds.

The surging Penn State York men's basketball team collected its fifth straight victory on Tuesday night, Nov. 28, winning at Penn State Worthington, 77-62.

Penn State York's Richard Grant had 24 points and seven rebounds on Tuesday in a 77-62 victory over Penn State Worthington. Grant is a Susquehannock High School graduate. YORK DISPATCH FILE PHOTO

The Yorkers improved to 5-1 overall and 2-0 in the Penn State University Athletic Conference. Worthington dropped to 2-5 and 0-1.

Susquehannock High School graduate Richard Grant again led PSY to the victory. The 6-foot, 6-inch junior collected 24 points and seven rebounds. He leads the local Lions in scoring (20.3 points per game) and rebounding (9.5 rebounds per game).

Justin Luton (18 points, five rebounds), Joey O'Dwyer (12 points) and Larry Rascoe (seven points, 11 assists, eight rebounds) also excelled for the Yorkers.

PSY actually trailed at halftime, 40-37, before taking control in the second half with a 40-22 advantage.