PhilaU Upends Dominican 74-46 as Connolly Nets 16

Jim Connolly
Jim Connolly

Orangeburg, NY- Philadelphia University (13-6, 5-1 CACC) got a game-high 24 points from senior guard Russell Frederick (Baltimore, MD/ Calvert Hall) as his squad smoked Dominican College (8-11, 4-4 CACC) 74-46 on Saturday afternoon at the Hennessey Center.  Frederick added four assists in the conference win.

The Rams dominated in every offensive category, most notably 52%-DC's 33% from field goal range.

PhilaU started regulation smoking hot, going on a 14-1 run- helped by two treys from Frederick.  PhilaU freshman guard Jim Connolly (Harleysville, PA/ Souderton Area) notched two threes in the first half of his career-high 16 points on the day.

The visitors led 38-14 at the half.

It was all gray and maroon in the second half, as the Rams led by as many as 35.  PhilaU senior forward Malcolm Ingram (Philadelphia, PA/ Solebury Prep) iced the cake with a made free-throw at 4:58 remaining, adding to his 12 points in the contest along with five boards.

PhilaU returns to action at home on Tuesday (1/26) in an 8 p.m. contest vs. the University of the Sciences in the Gallagher Athletic Center.