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FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Hudson Valley men's basketball team closed out the fall semester with a 89-75 road win against Springfield Tech on Thursday evening in Springfield, Mass.
The Vikings entered halftime leading 46-39 and extended their lead throughout the second half as they put Springfield Tech away with a double-digit victory. Hudson Valley had five individuals finish with at least 10 points and were led by sophomore Ryan Long. Long put in a season-high 19 points on six made baskets, including a pair of three pointers and five free-throws.
Daivel Jackson, who recently returned from an injury he obtained during the football season, had a nice scoring night for the Vikings. Jackson hit four baskets and shot 5-of-6 from the free throw line to finish with 13 points.
The Vikings do not return to action until after the holiday break. They are scheduled to take on Columbia-Greene on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 1 p.m.