The men’s basketball team was defeated by the No 1 seed, Erie CC, 75-67, on Saturday March 1, 2008. The men entered this game after beating Alfred State on Wednesday February 27, 2008 during the sub-regional game.
Leading the way for the Cougars was All-Tournament Team member, Panyon “Alex” Makur (Toronto, Ont), with 20 points. Reid Houston (Rochester, NY) and Richard Westbrook (Rochester, NY) both recorded double-doubles. Houston netted ten points, grabbed ten rebounds, and had a game-high nine blocks. Westbrook scored 17 points and pulled down 19 boards. Josh Henderson (Rochester, NY) had nine points, four rebounds, and three steals.
Region III recognized the following Genesee men’s basketball players:
First Team - Josh Henderson
Second Team - Panyon “Alex” Makur
Honorable Mention – Boris Calhoun, Reid Houston, and Richard Westbrook
The men end their ‘07-‘08 season with an overall record of 13-16 (8-6 in WNYAC and 9-10 in DII).