Hot shooting DuBois Dumps the Hawks
- Release Date:
- November 21, 2009
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
JUNIATA, PA – The Hilbert College men’s basketball team ran into a tough opponent in the consolation game of the Juniata College Tourney on Saturday, November 21. Penn State DuBois was just too big for Hilbert to defend and they went onto beat the Hawks 90-79. The loss drops Hilbert’s record to 1-2 after going 0-2 for the weekend. Juniata defeated Grove City College 62-72 in overtime to claim the championship game.
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.