FMCC men top Mohawk Valley in OT

JOHNSTOWN – Khaleeq Baum finished with 22 points to lead Fulton-Montgomery Community College to a 78-71 overtime victory over Mohawk Valley in a Mountain Valley Conference men’s basketball game Saturday.

Baum scored 18 of his points in the second half and overtime.

The Raiders, who led 37-31 at halftime, outscored the Hawks 14-7 in overtime to earn the victory.

Aaron Morton scored 20 points for the Raiders, while Bryant Jack finished with 17 points.

Morton scored 16 of his 20 points in the first half, while Jack scored 10 points in the second half and overtime.

Dev Pinnock scored 23 points to lead Mohawk Valley (18-10 overall), while Dimitri Campbell added 21 points.

Darryl Brown added 10 points for the Hawks.

With the win, the Raiders avenged a 75-60 loss at Mohawk Valley on Nov. 20.

Fulton-Montgomery ends the regular season with a 14-12 overall record.

The Raiders and Hawks now await the pairings for the Region III?Tournament, which will be announced Sunday.

Fulton-Montgomery Community College 78, Mohawk Valley Community College 71

MVCC

Brown 4-2-10, Louis 0-3-3, Pinnock 9-3-23, Pearce 1-0-3, Branch 0-4-4, Harley 0-1-1, Williams 2-0-4, Campbell 7-7-21, Burton 1-0-2. Totals 24-20-71.

FMCC

Williams 1-1-3, Jack 7-3-17, Dinkins 3-0-7, Baum 7-8-22, Stanislas 1-4-6, Ward 1-1-3, Morton 9-0-20. Totals 29-17-78.

3-point goals: MVCC 3 (Pennock 2, Pearce); FMCC 3 (Morton 2, Dinkins).

Halftime: FMCC, 37-31.