MORRISVILLE, N.Y. - Junior guard Noah Valencia (Riverside, Calif.) should've passed out umbrellas here Saturday as Gallaudet University went up against Morrisville State College in a North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) men's basketball game. Valencia made it rain indoors as he recorded 10 3-pointers en route to a game-high 38 points but it wasn't enough as GU lost, 92-86, to the host Mustangs.
Gallaudet (3-15, 3-7 NEAC) trailed by five points, 46-41, at the half and added 45 points in the second half.
Valencia made six of his 10 3-pointers in the second half where he scored 22 of his 38.
Morrisville St. (14-3, 9-0 NEAC) had five players in double figures led by Lamel Faison's 19-point performance to go with seven rebounds and seven assists.
- The Bison scored 21 points off 11 turnovers
- GU held a 30-29 edge in rebounds
- The two teams combined to make 26 3-pointers
- This is the second time this season Valencia made 10 3-pointers
- Valencia made 10 3-pointers against Immaculata back on Nov. 10
- The 38 points is the second-most scored by Valencia this season
Gallaudet returns home to host College of Saint Elizabeth on Wednesday, Jan. 30, at 7 p.m.