Men's Team Reaches Semi-finals

The Genesee Community College men's basketball team reached the semi-finals of the Region III championships but fell to Monroe Community College for the third time this season, 79-61. The Cougars held a 37-31 lead at halftime but Monroe took a lead with 8:21 left in the second half that it would never relinquish. Antonio Mullins led GCC with 17 points and Don Juan Tyson finished with 13 points.

The Cougars reached the semi-finals by beating Erie Community College, 75-67. Tyson connected on all 12 of his attempts from the free throw line and finished with 22 points to lead Genesee. Mullins added 19 points in the win.

The Cougars finished the season 18-11 overall. Don Juan Tyson was named the Region III Player of the Year. He finishes his career at Genesee as the third all-time leading scorer with 1,269 points. Gari Fields was named to the third team All-Region.

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