Dutchmen Hold Off Clark, 72-62

John Pisacreta scored a career-high 29 points, going 6-for-10 from behind the arc in the Cougars' 74-69 win at MIT.
John Pisacreta scored a career-high 29 points, going 6-for-10 from behind the arc in the Cougars' 74-69 win at MIT.

Daytona Beach, Fla. – Lebanon Valley shot 62 percent in the second half and the Dutchmen pulled away from Clark University, 72-62, in non-league men's basketball action on Thursday evening.

Game Information
Score:
Lebanon Valley 72, Clark University 62
Records: Lebanon Valley 8-5, Clark University 8-3
Location: Ocean Center, Daytona Beach, Fla.

How It Happened:
Lebanon Valley guard Sam Light pumped in a game-high 24 points and added five rebounds, four assists and four steals to lead a Dutchmen squad that shot a sizzling 58 percent from the field enroute to their fourth straight victory.

Andy Orr chipped in with a double-double, totaling 16 points and ten rebounds going 11-for-14 from the free throw line.

Clark held a 31-25 edge on the glass, which helped them register 21 second chance points.

Luca McCormick (Bradenton, Fla.) led the Cougars with 16 points on 6-for-11 shooting from the field and John Pisacreta (Andover, Mass.) added 12 of his own.

Evan Lerner (Hopedale, Mass.) came off the bench and finished with 11 points in just 15 minutes.

Up Next:
Clark is off until Wednesday, January 4 when they host Springfield College in the first conference contest of the season at 1:00 p.m.

Dutchmen Hold Off Clark, 72-62
December 29, 2016 Dutchmen Hold Off Clark, 72-62