Sat, Nov/10 Final
Men's Basketball
79 Arcadia
85 vs. Salisbury
Fri, Nov/16 Final
Men's Basketball
78 DeSales
85 vs. Johns Hopkins
Fri, Nov/16 Final
Men's Basketball
73 Lancaster Bible
92 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Nov/17 Final
Men's Basketball
80 DeSales
68 vs. Lancaster Bible
Sat, Nov/17 Final
Men's Basketball
69 No. 15 Johns Hopkins
78 vs. Salisbury
Tue, Nov/20 Final
Men's Basketball
55 Salisbury
52 at Va. Wesleyan
Mon, Nov/26 Final
Men's Basketball
68 Salisbury
62 at Washington (Md.)
Wed, Nov/28 Final
Men's Basketball
71 Goucher
101 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Dec/01 Final
Men's Basketball
96 Salisbury
94 at St. Mary's (Md.)
Wed, Dec/05 Final - OT
Men's Basketball
67 Salisbury
65 at Marymount (Va.)
Sun, Dec/09 Final - OT
Men's Basketball
89 Wesley
91 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Dec/22 Final
Men's Basketball
76 Salisbury
97 at Rowan
Sat, Dec/29 Final
Men's Basketball
82 No. 22 Salisbury
63 at Springfield
Sun, Dec/30 Final
Men's Basketball
71 No. 16 Nichols
78 vs. No. 22 Salisbury
Sat, Jan/05 Final
Men's Basketball
65 Penn St.-Harrisburg
78 vs. No. 22 Salisbury
Wed, Jan/09 Final
Men's Basketball
70 No. 19 Salisbury
84 at Mary Washington
Sat, Jan/12 Final
Men's Basketball
86 No. 19 Salisbury
84 at Southern Virginia
Wed, Jan/16 Final
Men's Basketball
90 York (Pa.)
75 vs. No. 24 Salisbury
Sat, Jan/19 Final
Men's Basketball
97 Frostburg State
86 vs. No. 24 Salisbury
Wed, Jan/23 Final
Men's Basketball
64 Salisbury
67 at No. 15 Chris. Newport
Sat, Jan/26 Final
Men's Basketball
77 St. Mary's (Md.)
97 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/30 Final
Men's Basketball
66 Mary Washington
79 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/02 Final
Men's Basketball
87 Salisbury
80 at Penn St.-Harrisburg
Wed, Feb/06 Final
Men's Basketball
82 Salisbury
83 at York (Pa.)
Sat, Feb/09 Final
Men's Basketball
75 Southern Virginia
84 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Feb/13 Final
Men's Basketball
91 Chris. Newport
74 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/16 Final
Men's Basketball
90 Salisbury
83 at Frostburg State
Tue, Feb/19 Final - OT
Men's Basketball
76 CAC No. 5 Frostburg St.
78 vs. CAC No. 4 Salisbury
Thu, Feb/21 Final
Men's Basketball
71 CAC No. 4 Salisbury
87 at CAC No. 1 Chris. Newport
Fri, Mar/01 Final
Men's Basketball
61 Salisbury
75 vs. Baldwin Wallace
Sat, Nov/09 Final
Men's Basketball
106 Salisbury
68 vs. Rosemont
Sun, Nov/10 Final
Men's Basketball
72 Salisbury
76 at Arcadia
Tue, Nov/12 Final
Men's Basketball
74 Salisbury
62 at Stockton
Sat, Nov/16 Final
Men's Basketball
79 Yeshiva
71 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Nov/20 Final
Men's Basketball
73 Marymount (Va.)
68 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Nov/23 Final
Men's Basketball
66 Salisbury
47 at Goucher
Tue, Nov/26 Final
Men's Basketball
78 Va. Wesleyan
64 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Nov/30 Final
Men's Basketball
70 Salisbury
71 at Carnegie Mellon
Sun, Dec/01 Final
Men's Basketball
69 Salisbury
75 vs. Brockport
Thu, Dec/05 Final - OT
Men's Basketball
96 Salisbury
92 at Cabrini
Sun, Dec/08 Final - OT
Men's Basketball
99 Salisbury
101 at Wesley
Fri, Dec/20 Final
Men's Basketball
84 Rowan
74 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Dec/28 Final
Men's Basketball
88 Salisbury
80 vs. Marietta
Sun, Dec/29 Final - OT
Men's Basketball
82 Ohio Wesleyan
80 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/08 Final
Men's Basketball
61 Apprentice School
66 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Jan/11 Final
Men's Basketball
78 Salisbury
75 at Southern Virginia
Wed, Jan/15 Final
Men's Basketball
65 Mary Washington
75 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Jan/18 Final
Men's Basketball
68 St. Mary's (Md.)
65 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Jan/25 Final
Men's Basketball
72 Chris. Newport
64 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/29 Final
Men's Basketball
71 Salisbury
91 at York (Pa.)
Sat, Feb/01 Final
Men's Basketball
84 Salisbury
80 at St. Mary's (Md.)
Wed, Feb/05 Final
Men's Basketball
85 York (Pa.)
78 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/08 Final
Men's Basketball
58 Southern Virginia
86 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/15 Final
Men's Basketball
64 Salisbury
82 at Chris. Newport
Wed, Feb/19 Final
Men's Basketball
58 Salisbury
84 at Mary Washington
Sat, Feb/22 Final
Men's Basketball
79 St. Mary's (Md.)
74 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/20 Final
Men's Basketball
58 Va. Wesleyan
67 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Jan/23 Final
Men's Basketball
66 St. Mary's (Md.)
69 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/27 Final
Men's Basketball
55 Salisbury
79 at Randolph-Macon
Sat, Jan/30 Final
Men's Basketball
66 Salisbury
56 at Lancaster Bible
Sat, Feb/06 Final
Men's Basketball
60 Salisbury
62 at St. Mary's (Md.)
Wed, Feb/10 Cancelled
Men's Basketball
Salisbury
at Va. Wesleyan
Fri, Feb/12 Final
Men's Basketball
60 Lancaster Bible
78 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/13 Final
Men's Basketball
67 Lancaster Bible
65 vs. Salisbury
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Defense powers men's basketball past Lancaster Bible, 66-56

Defense powers men's basketball past Lancaster Bible, 66-56

LANCASTER, Pa. – The Salisbury University men's basketball team collected its third win of the 2021 campaign with a 66-56 win on the road over the Lancaster Bible Chargers on Saturday.

BOX SCORE

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • After falling behind 7-2 to Lancaster Bible in the early goings, Salisbury tied the game at 9-9 at the 12:47 mark in the first half on Gary Briddell jumper. The two teams were tied five more times in the first half.
  • With less than a minute left in the half, Johnny Fierstein sunk a jump shot to tie the game at 26, the sixth tie of the first half.
  • SU took its first lead of the game, 29-26. on its final possession of the first half when Fierstein found Paul Garcia open in the corner for a three.
  • Salisbury extended its lead to 38-26 over Lancaster Bible behind a 9-0 run to start the second half. During the five-plus minute run, Lancaster Bible went 0-for-8 from the field and the Salisbury defense forced a pair of turnovers.
  • The Sea Gulls got out to their largest lead of the game, 13 points, twice during the second half. Garcia split a pair of free throws to push the Sea Gull advantage to 53-40. After a Charger layup on the following possession, Fierstein drained two free throws to extend the lead to 55-42.
  • Lancaster Bible cut the lead back to single-digits twice in the final 2:30 minutes of the game but Salisbury's lead was too much for LBC.

SALISBURY GAME NOTES

  • Paul Garcia paced the scoring for Salisbury. He notched 15 points on 4-of-7 shooting from the field and 3-of-4 from the three along with a pair of rebounds.
  • Johnny Fierstein recorded a game-best eight assists. He added 13 points and eight rebounds.
  • Jordan Oates registered his third double-double of the season behind an 18-rebound, 10-point effort off the bench,
  • In his first start of the season, Gary Briddell earned nine points, three blocks and two assists.
  • Salisbury shot 43.4 percent (23-53) from the field.
  • Salisbury outrebounded Lancaster Bible at a 45-34 clip.

LANCASTER BIBLE GAME NOTES

  • Seth Beers led his team with 15 points for the Chargers. Beers also notched five rebounds and a steal.
  • Grant Sareyka (12) also reached double-digit points for Lancaster Bible. He added two steals and a pair of rebounds.
  • Andrew Zentner collected nine rebounds for the Chargers.
  • Salisbury's defense stifled Lancaster Bible the entire game. LBC shot 27.9 percent (19-68) from the floor. Beers' three-pointer at 14:03 in the second half was LBC's lone made three-pointer of the game on 23 attempts.

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE

  • It is the lowest opponent field-goal percentage since SU's 73-31 win over Frostburg St. on Dec. 5, 2015. The Sea Gulls held the Bobcats to 20.0 percent (11-55) from the field.
  • It is the lowest opponent three-point field-goal percentage with five or more attempts since Salisbury's shutout Wesley from three (0-7) on Jan. 28, 2012. 

UP NEXT

  • Salisbury's four-game road trip continues on Saturday, Feb. 6 in St. Mary's City, Md. against the St. Mary's Seahawks.
  • The game is set to begin at 2 p.m.