Share this article

print logo

College Clips for Dec. 23

Hilbert: The Hawks men’s and women’s basketball programs hit the winter break flying high. The men’s team is 9-1 overall, sits atop the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference and leads the league in scoring at 87.3 points per game and field-goal percentage at 49.7. Jerame Owens ranks 19th nationally in steals for a team that’s ranked No. 9 in the country in swipes. On the women’s side, the Hawks’ 6-4 start under coach Melissa Graham (Orchard Park) is the best since the college entered Division III in the early 1990s. Sophomore Shannon Rogers (Arcade) leads all of Division III with 10 double-doubles and is ranked second nationally in defensive rebounds and seventh in total rebounds.