Hawks Rally Comes Up Short
Behrend's sharp shooting hurts Hawks
- Release Date:
- January 27, 2011
- The Office of Sports Information
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Erie, PA – Four players recorded double-digits as Penn State Behrend went on to defeat Hilbert College in an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference game January 26th (70-51). Nick Dvorsky, Chris Saltzman and Russ Conley each tallied 12 points in the win while Justin Kovac posted ten of his own to go along with 4 assists and just as many steals. Conley also blocked 4 shots which helped hold the Hawks (6-12, 3-8) to just 37.5 percent shooting from the field.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.