GENESEO, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo first-year guard Hannah Stockman scored all seven of her points in the final 4:56 of regulation as the Knights held on to defeat visiting Oneonta, 50-46, on Saturday afternoon at Schrader Gym.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Oneonta opened the game on a 10-0 run, holding the Knights scoreless for the first 8:03 of the contest. Junior forward Kerrin Montgomery made a pair of free throws with 1:57 to go in the first to get the Knights on the board and junior guard Lindsay Halpin and sophomore forward Megan Roell each drained jumpers before the end of the period as the Knights trailed, 10-6.
- Senior guard Sara Ciotti and junior guard Natalie Alfieri drained back-to-back threes as part of a 15-0 second-quarter run to give the Knights a 26-18 lead with 1:54 remaining in the first half. Oneonta knocked down a jumper before the break as Geneseo entered halftime leading, 26-20.
- First-year forward Lauren Romito sank a three to give Geneseo its largest lead of the game, 31-20, with 7:37 to go in the third quarter, but Oneonta rallied, using a 19-8 run to tie the game, 39-39, with over six minutes left in the game.
- Stockman scored seven-straight fourth quarter points as the Knights traded baskets with the Red Dragons in the final frame. With under a minute left, Montgomery hit a pair of free throws. After a Knights stop, Ciotti finished a driving layup and Stockman came away with a steal on Oneonta's final possession to seal the game.
- Geneseo began the game shooting 0-for-15, but finished 16-for-55 from the field, including 5-for-16 from beyond the arc.
- Montgomery finished with 10 points and 10 rebounds, her fifth double-double of the season, to lead nine Knights with points.
- Junior forward Abigail Duvivier finished with a career-high six steals as the Knights forced 16 Oneonta turnovers and commited just nine turnovers.
The Knights (12-2, 5-2 SUNYAC) will host Brockport on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. in another conference matchup.