Men’s Basketball Drops CAC Matchup at Mary Washington

News Release, St. Mary’s College of Maryland

How It Happened

  • St. Mary’s controlled the start of the contest, pulling ahead of Mary Washington 12-2. Reggie RouseNaheed JohnSpencer Schultz, and Zach Spooner all recorded scores for the early lead. Shortly after, Mary Washington battled back and took a 19-18 lead with 8:52 remaining in the half for their first lead of the game.
  • Mary Washington extended their lead to 16, but the Seahawks finished the half strong with nine unanswered points. St. Mary’s headed into halftime trailing Mary Washington 39-32.
  • Trailing 51-41 with 13:48 left in regulation, the Seahawks strung together six-straight points to cut the lead to four. Schultzaccounted for four points during the run and Rodney Christianadded a layup to cap the run. However, the Eagles extended their lead and held on for the victory.

Inside the Box Score

  • Justin Milstead led the Seahawks on the offensive end with 18 points, while adding three rebounds and three assists. Schultzfollowed with 14 points, five rebounds, three assists, and one block.
  • Spooner led the team in rebounds, collecting seven.
  • Greg Rowson led all scorers with 23 points.

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Feb. 9 vs. York (16-6, 9-2 CAC) – MPOBARC Arena – Senior Day – Capital Athletic Conference game – 4:00 p.m.