MEDIA, Pa. -- Penn State Brandywine outscored Penn State Mont Alto 55-29 over the final 20 minutes as the Lions completed a season sweep of Mont Alto on Tuesday night following a convincing 92-70 home triumph.
Seventeen days after pouring in a career-high 36 points at Mont Alto in an 88-72 win, Terrence Brown (Philadelphia, Pa./Communications Tech) scored 26 points in 28 minutes of action to pace the offensive effort. He made 9-of-15 shots from the field, including four three-pointers, and also collected four steals.
Isiah Cook (Reading, Pa./Reading) buried three triples en route to a 19-point showing, while Donte Winfield (Philadelphia, Pa./Simon Gratz) added 17 points (8-8 FT) and dished out seven assists. Cook and Isaiah Lester (Morton, Pa./Ridley) both grabbed four steals and Dwayne Coleman (Philadelphia, Pa./Delaware Valley Charter) just missed a double-double with eight points and 10 boards.
Brandywine led for the first 13 minutes of the first half, but an 11-0 Mont Alto run pushed the visitors in front, 27-21. The Lions closed within one following two free throws from Brown at the 3:02 mark; however, Ryan Hege and Jalon Smith combined to score eight points over the final 2:30 for Mont Alto to send the guests into intermission with a 41-37 lead.
Brandywine took over early in the second half as Cook's basket tied the score at 41-41 less than one minute into the period and Winfield followed with a triple 35 seconds later that put the Lions on top 44-43.
The Lions pulled away, outscoring Mont Alto 24-7 during the next 10 minutes to claim a 68-52 edge. Brown sparked the run with a pair of triples, while Winfield and Lester both contributed a pair of buckets and Coleman capped the surge with back-to-back layups.
Mont Alto closed within 12 points with 7:32 remaining on the clock, but Winfield knocked down six-straight free throws and Cook added two shots from the charity stripe to up the margin to 20 points. The visitors would not challenge Brandywine the rest of the way.
Brandywine held a 48-33 edge on the boards, grabbing 17 offensive rebounds, while forcing 23 Mont Alto turnovers. The Lions shot nearly 48 percent from the field and buried 10-of-27 attempts from beyond the arc.
Brandywine (15-6, 10-2 PSUAC) plays host to Penn State Hazleton on Friday at 8:00 pm looking for its fifth-straight win.
March 2, 2018 Lions' Dream Season Concludes In USCAA Semifinals
February 27, 2018 Men’s Basketball Makes First-Ever Trip To USCAA Tournament
February 20, 2018 Brandywine Basketball Teams Learn Seeding, USCAA First Round Opponents
February 19, 2018 Seniors Land PSUAC Men’s Basketball Honors
February 18, 2018 Brandywine Claims First-Ever PSUAC Men’s Basketball Championship
February 17, 2018 Brandywine Tops York 80-69; Advances To First Title Game In 27 Years
February 16, 2018 Men’s Basketball Returns To Postseason; Hosts PSUAC Semifinals Saturday
February 9, 2018 Seniors Pace Brandywine To Victory In Regular-Season Finale
February 6, 2018 York Downs Brandywine 78-73
February 6, 2018 Brandywine Basketball Celebrating Senior Class Friday Night
February 3, 2018 Lions Battle Past Schuylkill 86-81
February 2, 2018 Brandywine Runs Past Hazleton, Into Postseason
January 30, 2018 Second-Half Surge Sparks Brandywine To Sweep Of Mont Alto
January 27, 2018 Brandywine Holds Off New Kensington For 76-62 Victory
January 26, 2018 Brandywine Claims Key PSUAC Victory In Overtime
January 23, 2018 Brandywine Overcomes Williamson In Final Non-Conference Test
January 20, 2018 GA Drops Brandywine In Double Overtime
January 19, 2018 Brandywine Holds Off Late Beaver Rally For 70-57 Win
January 15, 2018 Brandywine Outlasts Wilkes Barre 109-100 In Double Overtime
January 13, 2018 Brown Helps Brandywine Bounce Back At Mont Alto
January 12, 2018 DuBois Sends Brandywine To First PSUAC Loss
January 10, 2018 USCAA Selects Fisher National Player Of The Week
January 3, 2018 Late Run Propels Haverford Past Brandywine
December 20, 2017 Alvernia Halts Brandywine’s Winning Streak At Seven
December 9, 2017 Lions Run Away From Scranton, 84-57
December 5, 2017 Brown Lands PSUAC Player Of The Week Award
December 5, 2017 Fisher Reaches 1,000 Career Points In Victory Over York
December 2, 2017 Lions' Winning Run Reaches Five Games With Road Victory
November 30, 2017 Brandywine Displays Historic Offensive Showcase In Rout Of Davis
November 29, 2017 Midnight Madness Basketball Games Coming To Brandywine Dec. 8
November 28, 2017 PSUAC Names Tindley Player Of The Week
November 28, 2017 Brandywine Opens PSUAC Slate With Victory At Schuylkill
November 26, 2017 Brandywine Fends Off Valley Forge; Evens Record At 2-2
November 21, 2017 Brandywine Picks Up First Victory, 90-83, At Abington
November 18, 2017 Brandywine Downed By Penn In The Palestra
November 17, 2017 Men's Basketball Ready For Palestra Showdown With Penn
November 15, 2017 McDaniel Clips Brandywine In Season Opener
November 14, 2017 Basketball Season Tips Off Wednesday
October 24, 2017 Tickets Available For Men’s Basketball Versus Penn At The Palestra
September 7, 2017 Coach Kay Using Basketball To Create A Social Change In Jamaica
August 7, 2017 Men’s Basketball To Face Penn At The Palestra