Hawks down Colts 83-74

Release Date:
November 12, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

HAMBURG, NY – In their final preseason tune up before the start of the regular season, the Hilbert College men’s basketball team beat Centennial College of Canada 83-74 in an exhibition game on Saturday.

Dallas Reinard (Smethport, PA/Smethport) scored a game high 29 points and teammate Corey Vander Sluis (Syracuse, NY/West Genesee) scored 18 points with both players combining for 16 rebounds.

Keno Allen led the visitors with 19 points as the Colts couldn’t overcome a 41-35 halftime deficit.

Hilbert College opens the 2005-06 season at 7:00 PM on Friday, October 18th at Hobart College.

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.