Division-leading ESU rolls past MU men
East Stroudsburg dominated the boards in rolling to a 93-69 PSAC East win over Mansfield in Decker Gymnasium Wednesday night.
Mansfield held a 10-9 lead after the first five minutes before East Stroudsburg went on a 21-2 run over the next three minutes to take what proved to be an untouchable 30-12 lead with seven and a half minutes remaining in the first half.
The Warriors extended their lead to 48-29 at halftime and never looked back in improving their overall record to 12-2 including a PSAC East leading 9-1 mark.
Mansfield was outrebounded 45-25 in the game and turned the ball over 21 times.
Joe Bell topped four Mountaineers in double-figures with 21 points while Charles Becoats and Chuck Harper each adding 12 points.
Onyema Utti came off the bench to score 10 points.
Whis Grant scored a game-high 25 points to lead East Stroudsburg with Terrance King adding 13 points and Muhamadou Kaba 11 points.
Mansfield (5-9, 3-7 PSAC) travels to Shippensburg on Saturday.