Pitt-Bradford Heads To Juniata For Non-Conference Matchup Monday

Pitt-Bradford Heads To Juniata For Non-Conference Matchup Monday

BRADFORD, Pa. – The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford men's basketball team will head to Juniata for a non-conference matchup Monday. 

Pitt-Bradford is coming off a win over Mount Aloysius Saturday at the KOA Arena.

Jeffrey Fry knocked down eight three-pointers, a season-high for the Panthers, to lead all scorers with 25 points.

Malique McCoy scored 15 points and Dylan Niedermeyer chipped in 11 of his own.

As a team, the Panthers made 13 three-pointers, their most in a single game so far this season. That's ties the most for the program since Jan. 4, 2017 against Penn State-Altoona and March 4, 2009 against Washington & Jefferson.

Niedermeyer has emerged as the most consistent player for the Panthers, averaging 10.6 points per game and 7.9 rebounds per game – the third-best average in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference.

Reginald Rogers had a game-high eight assists Saturday and now averages 4.1 per game, the fifth-best average in the AMCC.

Monday's game will begin at 7 p.m.

About Juniata:

  • The Juniata Yellow Jackets welcome the Panthers with a perfect 8-0 mark so far this season. Juniata is coming off a championship in the Doc Greene Tournament on Dec. 9.
  • As team, they score 79.8 points per game with a strong defense, holding opponents to just 55.9 points per game.
  • The Yellow Jackets have four players that average double-figure scoring totals: Marcus Lee (18.9), Brandon Martinazzi (13.5), Seth Brewer (11.1) and Damon Rickens (10.6). All four players have started all eight games so far this season.
  • Lee is the team's top rebounder at 9.1 boards per game.