PAXTON, Mass: The Anna Maria Men's Basketball Team fell to conference opponent Albertus Magnus this evening 59-81 in New Haven, Connecticut.
The Falcons (9-3, 1-0 GNAC) Damian Grant was able to complete the Double-Double, finishing with 11 points and 10 rebounds. Tyreek Perkins had a team high 15 points along with 4 steals, 3 assists, and 3 rebounds.
Anna Maria (5-10, 1-1 GNAC) had the game leading scorer in Bobby Perette (Marshfield, Mass.) who ended with 16 points and helped the AMCATS out score Albertus in the second half 40-39. Perette also tallied 2 rebounds with 2 assists. Anthony Buckley's (Haverhill, Mass.) presence was also felt as he went 5-8 from the floor to put up 11 points. Mike Rapoza (Charlton, Mass.) accumulated just under half of the teams rebounds with 21 boards, a new season high.
Inside the Numbers
Shooting Percentage: ANM 31.8%, AMC 38.5%
3-Point Percentage: ANM 19%, AMC 27.3%
Free Throw Percentage: ANM 68.4%, AMC 68.2%
Rebounds: ANM 51, AMC 48
Steals: ANM 3, AMC 14
Assists: ANM 8, AMC 13
Turnovers: ANM 23, AMC 10.
The AMCATS will be back to work this Saturday at home against GNAC new comer Colby-Sawyer, with action slated to start at 2 PM.