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The York College men's basketball team improved to 12-0 on Wednesday night with an 84-81 road triumph over Salisbury.

The first-place Spartans also moved to 5-0 in the Capital Athletic Conference. Salisbury fell to 7-5 and 3-2.

York was ranked No. 13 nationally in NCAA Division III in the latest d3hoops.com poll.

Dalton Myers paced York with 22 points, while Blayde Reich added 19 points and 10 rebounds.

Central York High School graduate Jared Wagner had 18 points and Matt Scamuffo netted 10.

York County products lead Spartan women: Three York County products came up big on Wednesday night to help the York College women's basketball team to a 67-59 victory at Salisbury.

Susquehannock High School graduate Katie Wagner led the way with 22 points, five rebounds, three assists and three steals. She was 9 for 14 from the field and 4 for 4 from the free-throw line.

Red Lion grad Morgan Kuehne added 16 points, five rebounds and two steals, while Dallastown grad Debria Hendricks came off the bench to collect 13 points, four rebounds and two assists. Hendricks was 5 for 7 from the field.

York improved to 8-4 overall and 4-1 in the Capital Athletic Conference. Salisbury fell to 6-6 and 1-4.

OTHER WOMEN'S

COLLEGE HOOPS

No. 1 UConn stays perfect, routs ECU: Katie Lou Samuelson scored 19 points and No. 1 Connecticut routed East Carolina 96-35 on Wednesday.

Gabby Williams added 18 points, Napheesa Collier had 14 points and Azura Stevens matched a season high with 16 rebounds for the Huskies (12-0, 2-0 American Athletic Conference). Alex Frazier and Destiny Campbell had eight points apiece to lead East Carolina (8-7, 0-2), which fell to 0-9 in the series and has never kept it closer than 41 points.

Penn State 77, Indiana 74: At State College, Amari Carter had 26 points, six assists, five rebounds and four steals to lead the Lady Lions, who improved to 10-6 overall and 1-2 in the Big Ten.

Jaida Travascio-Green added 11 points for PSU, while Teniya Page chipped in 10. Indiana fell to 7-9 and 0-3.

OTHER MEN'S

COLLEGE HOOPS

No. 24 Florida State survives against No. 12 North Carolina: Braian Angola scored 20 points and C.J. Walker added 18 as 24th-ranked Florida State held off No. 12 North Carolina for an 81-80 victory on Wednesday night.

The Seminoles (12-2, 1-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) led most of the game at home, but almost squandered it as they didn’t make a field goal in the last 2:57 and missed their last four free throws.

Terance Mann added 17 points and nine rebounds for FSU, which extended its home winning streak to 28, which is currently the third-longest in Division I.

Joel Berry II led the Tar Heels (12-3, 1-1) with 28 points and Kenny Williams added 18.

 

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