John Jay and Morrisville Fight for Tip-Off Championship
Hawks lose home opener
- Release Date:
- November 19, 2010
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Hamburg, NY – The Hilbert College Tip-Off Tournament opened November 19th with John Jay Criminal Justice College beating Keuka College 69-66 in game one of the two day tournament. In the night cap, Hilbert College’s home opener was spoiled in their73-59 loss to Morrisville State. The consolation game will begin at 2pm on Saturday, November 20 with Keuka College (0-2) facing off against Hilbert College (0-2). Looking to remain perfect this weekend will be John Jay Criminal Justice College (2-0) and Morrisville State (1-1) when they square off in the championship game at 4pm.
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. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs, one a master’s in criminal justice administration and the other a master’s in public administration, and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.