Cougars drop Conference Opener

The Genesee Community College men's basketball team dropped their Western New York Athletic Conference opener on Thursday night, 102-67 on the road at Erie Community College.

The #16 Kats outscored GCC 33-8 in points off of turnovers and were plus 20 in the rebounding department on the night.

Erie held a ten point lead at half and took control of the game after a back-and-forth beginning to the second half, extending their lead to as many as 35 late in the final twenty minutes.

Vaughn Boler led the way for Genesee, scoring 20 points and grabbing eight rebounds. Malik Brown chipped in 16 points and Joe Gray scored nine points and collected eight rebounds.

GCC drops to 0-1 in conference play and are now 9-6 overall on the season. They will travel to the Community College of Rhode Island tomorrow to take on Monroe College of the Bronx on Saturday afternoon.