2014-15 Men's Basketball
11/8/14- SUNY Delhi's Men's basketball team dropped their home opener to Corning Community College Red Barons by the score of 84-74. Corning CC came out and dominated the first half of play. The Broncos appeared flat and unable to match the intensity of the Red Barons. They went into the locker room at halftime with a commanding 44-26 lead. The start of the second half saw both teams exchange a series of baskets. Halfway through the second half the Broncos began to muster a fight but on this night it was too little to late. Corning was paced by Issacher Small's 21 points and Sayquan Chamber's 17. Francisco Infante had 26 points with 18 coming in the second half.
11/9/14- The Delhi Broncos fell to the Lazers of Finger Lakes Community College by the score of 90-75. This is the Broncos second loss in as many outings at home. The loss came despite 27 points from Matt Banton. Matt shot 11-18 from the field which included 5 of 9 from beyond the arc. The Lazers showed balance in their scoring; as 4 players had double figures and another two tallied 8 points each.
11/12/14- The Delhi Broncos defeated Broome Community College on the road Wednesday night by the score of 85-63. The Broome Hornets were paced by Jovanni Chatham's 21 points. The Broncos were sparked by their best defensive performance of the young season. Despite the defensive efforts, Delhi found themselves down 29-27 at the half. The Broncos were able to solve Broome's 2-3 zone in the second half. 5 Broncos scored double figures, including Naim Thomas who had 10 points to go along with 9 assists. Matt Banton led Delhi in scoring with 28 points. The Delhi Broncos next game is Saturday at 4 pm in Rochester, NY when they take on the talented Tribunes of Monroe CC.
11/15/14- The Broncos were defeated by the Monroe Community College Tribunes on Saturday afternoon. The Tribunes length and athleticism proved to be too much for the Broncos to overcome. Delhi had a total of 20 defensive rebounds countered by Monroe's 20 offensive rebounds. The Broncos went into the half down 12 points and ended the contest in defeat; 98-69. This was the first game of a two day tournament hosted by Monroe CC. Delhi takes on Jamestown CC on Sunday at 12pm.
11/16/14- In the second day of the Monroe CC tournament, the Broncos fell to Jamestown CC. The two tipped off at 12pm on Sunday, as the Broncos attempted to salvage a win versus the NJCAA Division II opponent. The Broncos found themselves with a small second half lead, which they eventually surrendered. Jamestown was victorious by a final of 67-53. Jamestown was led by a strong effort from 6'8 Ohndo Smith; who tallied 27 points and 14 rebounds. Francisco Infante paced Delhi with 16 points while shooting 50% from the field. The Broncos return to regional play on Wednesday when they face TC3 on the road at 6pm.
11/19/14- The Broncos squared off against a hard working team of TC3 on Wednesday night. The Broncos started the game of well scoring the first 10 points of the contest but TC3 never backed down. TC3 dominated the glass by a plus 14 margin. They led by as many as 12 points in the second half. The Broncos showed some fight and tied the game with a Marv Berroa drive with under 30 seconds left. The Broncos could not get a stop in their last defensive possession leading to a 79-77 defeat on the road. The Broncos face the Lazers of Onondage CC this Saturday at 3pm.
11/22/14- SUNY Delhi had a 3pm tip on Saturday facing the Lazers of Onondaga (OCC). The Lazers were bigger than the Broncos at every spot but the Broncos showed toughness in competing on the glass. The Broncos out rebounded the Lazers and treated the home crowd to an 85-75 victory. The Broncos shared the ball well dishing out 23 assist while turning it over 11 times. 5 Broncos reached double figures highlighted by a double-double by Marv Berroa (17pts 11rebounds). The Lazers were led in scoring by Michael Scott's 18 points. Up next for the Broncos is Cayuga Community College, with a Monday night tip-off. It is Delhi's final home game before the Thanksgiving break.
11/24/14- The Broncos came out on the winning end on Monday night versus the Cayuga CC Spartans. On this night, everyone who dressed for Delhi got in the scoring column. The collective team effort led the Bronocs to a 39-25 halftime lead despite the Spartans hard play. The second half began with a surge by Delhi that Cayuga could never overcome. Delhi shot an impressive 14 for 14 from the charity stripe, in the second half, that helped keep the Spartans at bay. Delhi was paced by 21 points from Francisco Infante and 14 points and 7 rebounds from Marv Berroa. This was SUNY Delhi's last contest before the Thanksgiving break. The Broncos return to action December 2nd when they take on Bergen CC on the road at 7pm.
12/2/14- SUNY Delhi had its first game after the Thanksgiving break on Tuesday, traveling to Bergen CC. The Broncos were flat and did not show much defensive fight from the start of the game. Bergen led at the half 46-29. Sheldon R. led Bergen in the first half with 11 points. The Broncos could never shake the funk that they were in during the second half. Delhi shot an uncharacteristic 14-27 from the free throw line in the second half. One of the lone bright spots for the Broncos was Marv Berroa's double/double, tallying 22 points and 10 rebounds. Diamonte Zarba also collected 10 rebounds along with 9 points. The final score found Bergen on top 79-60.
12/6/2014- SUNY Delhi traveled to Fulton Montgomery on Saturday afternoon to take on the Raiders. FMCC entered the contest with a healthy regional record of 6-1. Delhi was bringing in a 4-3 record in the region. The entire game was closely contested as neither club could break free. The score heading into intermission was 27-26 with the Broncos leading. It was a collective effort that allowed the Broncos to escape with a 73-65 victory. Four Broncos scored double figures. Matt Banton led the way with 18 points (11 in the second half). Naim Thomas also scored all 11 of his points in the second half while shooting 11-14 from the charity stripe. The game saw both Latrell Curtis and Marvillio Berroa post double doubles via points and rebounds. T. Davis led the FMCC Raiders with 22 points.
12/7/2014- SUNY Delhi concluded it's stretch of road games on Sunday while facing off with Jefferson Community College. Jefferson showed fight throughout the contest. Jefferson outrebounded the Broncos 38-39 and had 23 points off turnovers. Despite these disheartening numbers Delhi came out victorious 69-64. Marv Berroa displayed a can't lose mentality banking 15 points to go along with 9 rebounds and 6 assist. All 11 Broncos who dressed participated in the ball game. It was truly a team effort that allowed the Broncos to trail only once in the game; 2-0. The Broncos come back home 6pm on Thursday night; to square off against Columbia-Greene CC.
12/11/14- The SUNY Delhi ended the semester on a sour note. They dropped a tightly contested ball game 65-63 to Columbia-Greene Community College. The loss brings Delhi's record to 6-7, while Columbia-Greene improves to 7-6. Delhi could not muster any momentum during the game. Credit Columbia-Greene for executing Coach Rickard's game plan, as Delhi shot 8-28 from behind the arc.