Hawks fall to Alfred University

Release Date:
November 23, 2004
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

November 23, 2004


ALFRED, NY – Sam Gioia (West Seneca, NY/West Seneca West) recorded 14 points and three steals as the Hilbert College men’s basketball team dropped its third straight game, 84-76, to Alfred University on Tuesday night.  The loss brings the Hawks record to 0-3 while Alfred moves to 2-1.


After falling behind 10-2 to begin the game, the Hawks rallied back to take a 33-30 halftime advantage behind Keon Rembert’s (Brooklyn, NY/Archbishop Walsh) eight points and six boards.  The second half was a different story, as the Saxons shot a blistering 52 percent from the floor, including 60% behind the three-point arc, as they outscored Hilbert 54-43 on their way to victory. 


Freshman Dallas Reinard (Smethport, PA/Smethport) added four three-pointers and 13 points, while Rembert finished the game with 11 points, nine rebounds and three blocks.  For Alfred, Quentin Bryant had a game-high 31 points, and Dillon Stein recorded a double-double with 20 points and 16 boards.


The Hawks return to action on Friday, December 3rd with their Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opener at La Roche College in Pittsburg, PA.  Game time is at 8:00 PM.

Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.