Release courtesy College of New Rochelle Athletics Department
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – The College of New Rochelle's men's basketball team hosted the Davis College Falcons at the Wellness Center on Friday evening. The Blue Angels earned a 92-85 win, improving their conference record to 3-0.
The first half was back and forth with the Blue Angels down by three at the end of the first half, 49-46.
The Falcons came out in the second half outscoring New Rochelle 11-3 in the opening three and a half minutes. Over the next seven minutes the Blue Angels fought back to tie the game with 9:40 left in the game after a jumper from junior Elijah Harris. New Rochelle took the lead with eight minutes to go and remained on top to finish with their third conference win over the Falcons.
Elijah Harris led his team in recording a double-double in the win. Harris finished with 24 points, 10 rebounds, two assists and one block. Sophomore Jaylin Gray added 20 points and five assists in the win.
The Blue Angels will host The City College of New York at the Wellness Center on Friday, January 25 with a 7:00 PM tip.