Generals top rival Hawks
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The HCCC men's basketball team beat Region III rival MVCC 79-70 Wednesday night. The Generals have yet to lose to a Division III team this season and are 16-2 overall.
Herkimer got some breathing room about midway through the first half, taking as much as a ten point lead before the Hawks responded to get as close as two. HCCC led 37-30 at the half.
The Generals were led by Demetrius Mitchell's 20 points, while also getting 19 from Jon Feiler and 12 from Proctor grad Dequan Jefferson.
Basil Harley had 18 points to lead MVCC (11-7).
The two rivals will meet again at MV on Tuesday, February 12.