(Troy)

Tamarac knocked off Shaker 65-51 in a non-league contest at the Coaches vs. Cancer event at Hudson Valley Community College. Zachary Rice and Joey Poulin combined to score 46 points for the victors.

The Bengals were strong out of the gate and bolted out to a hefty first quarter lead 16-9.

The Blue Bison were outscored 30-14 at the half. Tamarac played sound basketball in the second frame turning a 7-point first quarter lead into a 16-point halftime edge.

The Bengals maximized their play in the third quarter and outscored Shaker by 8 points.

Shaker cut into the lead in the final quarter but the clock wasn't on their side.

The Bengals were on top at every period closing whistle by leads of 7, 16, 24, & 14.

The Bengals had a triplet in double figure scoring. Zachary Rice paced the Bengals with 27 points. Joey Poulin netted 19 points. James Blake had 13 points.
Tamarac splashed 9 buckets from beyond the arc.
Zachary Rice made 5 three-pointers. Joey Poulin added 3.

The Blue Bison placed three in double figure scoring. Zacharie Matulu led Shaker with 13 points. Andrew Church secured 11 points. CJ Haver netted 10 points.
The Blue Bison buried 9 hoops from behind the arc.
Andrew Church nailed 3 three-pointers.
 
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SCORE BY QUARTER 1 2 3 4 OT FINAL
Shaker 9 5 12 25 0 51
Tamarac 16 14 20 15 0 65
             
             
      Shaker Tamarac    
             
    FGM - 17 23    
    FTM - 8 10    
    FTA - 13 39    
    FT% - 61.5% 25.6%    
    3PtM - 9 9    
             
Shaker            
             
Name FGM 3PM FTM FTA PTS  
Amari Basdeo 1 0 1 2 3  
Andrew Church 4 3 0 0 11  
CJ Haver 3 2 2 2 10  
Colby Haver 1 1 0 0 3  
Collin Johnson 1 0 2 4 4  
Jeffrey Milano 1 1 0 0 3  
Nico Montalto 0 0 1 3 1  
Ted David 1 0 1 1 3  
Zacharie Matulu 5 2 1 1 13  
             
Tamarac            
             
Name FGM 3PM FTM FTA PTS  
Aiden McDonough 1 0 1 2 3  
James Blake 5 1 2 4 13  
Joey Poulin 7 3 2 19 19  
Rocco DiCarlo 1 0 1 5 3  
Zachary Rice 9 5 4 9 27