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Cheyney Grabs First Win

Lenn Margolies

November 23, 2013

Deshawn Curtis and Calvin Brown each recorded double doubles as Cheyney (1-3:1-1) earned their first victory of the season, defeating Shippensburg (0-4:0-2) 78-62 is Men's Basketball. Curtis scored 20 points while grabbing 12 rebounds. Brown netted 15 points and was credited with 11 boards. Khalil Meadows and Jerrod Johnson chipped in 15 and 14 points respectively. 

Shippensburg was leading 49-48 with 7:30 to play when the Wolves ran off 13 unanswered points over the next three minutes to propel them to victory. The Red Raiders went without a field goal for 13 minutes during the second half.  

Shippensburg led by as many as 10 points in the half (29-19) before the Wolves closed to three, 29-26 at the break. The Wolves dominated on the back boards out-rebounding the Raiders 48-31. Abe Massaley led Shippensburg with 19 points.