Oneonta Shades SUNY Potsdam 62-60
ONEONTA. - A jumper from Ian Schultz with four seconds left pushed the SUNY Oneonta Red Dragons (3-3, 2-0 SUNYAC) past the SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team (5-2, 1-1 SUNYAC) 62-60 on Saturday afternoon. Sophomore guard Isaiah Joseph (Harlem, N.Y./Izquierdo Health and Science Charter) led the Bears again with 20 points. Senior guard Danny Delsol-Lowry (Queens, N.Y./Queens High School of Teaching) finished with 15 points and five rebounds.
The two teams traded shots behind-the-arc for the first points of the game. At the 1:47 mark, down 57-53, Delsol-Lowry drew the foul and made both free throws to bring the Bears within two. After Harrison drew a foul and made one of two shots, the Bears called a another timeout. Coming out of the timeout, freshman forward Ahamadou Sillah (Bronx, N.Y./Kipp NYC College) completed a reverse layup, bringing them within 58-57 at 1:01. On the next play, Bull pump faked, and drilled a baseline jumper, but Joseph tied the game with 10 seconds left on another three. On the very next possession, Shultz hit a jumper from the top of the key, forcing the Bears to call a timeout with one second left. Coming out of the timeout, Delsol-Lowry just missed the game deciding jumper and the Dragons took home the 62-60 win.
Bull came away with 18 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and dished out four assists. Schultz had 11 points and eight rebounds.
Baptiste added 12 points and 14 rebounds for Potsdam.
The Bears will play in the York Invitational next Friday at 5:30 p.m. against the host Cardinals.