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Morrisville State men earn first win of season. defeat Paul Smith's College 76-73

SARANAC LAKE, N.Y. – Junior Bryan Eddy (Brooklyn, NY) netted a team high 18 points to lead the Morrisville State College men’s basketball team to their first win of the season over host Paul Smith’s College Saturday afternoon in Saranac Lake.

Eddy hit 8-of-12 shots from the floor and pulled down 11 total rebounds while Kyle Gordon (Riverhead, NY), Hodges Sneed (Syracuse, NY) and Larry Bowers (Inwood, NY) each added 11.

Morrisville State led 36-24 at the half before Paul Smith’s staged a second half comeback with a 49 point half effort.

Morrisville State (1-4) returns to the court Wednesday, traveling to Keuka College for an 8 p.m. tip-off.

Morrisville State College offers more than 80 bachelor and associate degrees and options. Considered to be one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, the college recently became the first in the nation to comprehensively replace landlines in residence halls with individual cellular phones. Morrisville State College was also chosen as one of the top five colleges in the nation for campus activities by Campus Activities magazine.

The Morrisville State College Norwich Campus offers associate degree programs in accounting, business, computer systems technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, early childhood, criminal justice and human services to south central New York residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.

Note: Additional statistics were unavailable at presstime.