AMHERST, N.Y.-It was a packed house Friday night at Amherst for the showdown with Cheektowaga. When it was over Tigers fans stormed the court. Amherst beat Cheektowaga 73-63 in a hotly contested showdown.
Tigers head coach Chris Kensy told Two On Your Side’s Stu Boyar “it was a great atmosphere tonight.Our kids brought a lot of energy and left it out on the floor. Its what we’ve been trying to do all year.”
T.C. Brown led all scorers with 26 points. He also had 10 rebounds, 5 assists and 5 steals. Nathan Waldu had 14 points and 11 rebounds for Amherst.
For Cheektowaga, Zak Ciezki, who passed the one thousand point mark for his career last Friday, led the way with 19 points.
With the win Amherst improves to 10-1 on the season.