UQAM hits in fourth quarter to top Gryphon hoops men

MONTREAL – The Guelph Gryphons were outscored by 12 points in the final nine and a half minutes of the game as they were downed 89-78 by the UQAM Citadins in UQAM’s men’s basketball Olga Hrycak Holiday Tournament Saturday.

The Gryphs had led 25-19 at the end of the first quarter and 46-43 at halftime before the hosts shot led 63-61 at the end of the third quarter.

After Craig Valeriote hit a three-pointer to put the Gryphs ahead 16 seconds into the fourth quarter, the Citadins hit for 10 consecutive points to go ahead for good.

Malcolm Glanville turned in a 31-point performance for the Gryphs while Tommy Yanchus had 17, Banky Alade 11 and Valeriote seven.

UQAM had five players hit double figures in scoring as Alix Lochard had 18 points, Ibrahima Sylla, Jerry Joseph and Christopher Adu 15 apiece and Charles Miller 10.

Turnovers proved costly for the Gryphs as they committed 24 of them that led to 31 points for UQAM. The Citadins committed 14 turnovers and the Gryphs gained 13 points off those turnovers.

The Gryphs are to complete their play in the tournament Sunday with a game against the Brandon Bobcats.

 

Citadins 89 Gryphons 78
Guelph     25-21-15-17–78
UQAM       19-24-20-26–89
TEAM STATS
Field-Goal Percentage: Guelph 46.0; UQAM 44.2
Three-Point Percentage: Guelph 25.9; UQAM 22.7
Free-Throw Percentage: Guelph 54.2; UQAM 69.6
Turnovers: Guelph 24; UQAM 14
Points off Turnovers: Guelph 13; UQAM 31
Second-Chance Points: Guelph 17; UQAM 25
Total Rebounds: Guelph 36; UQAM 35
Offensive Rebounds: Guelph 14; UQAM 16
Defensive Rebounds: Guelph 22; UQAM 19
Assists: Guelph 7; UQAM 14
Blocks: Guelph 3; UQAM 3
Steals: Guelph 3; UQAM 13
Fouls: Guelph 22; UQAM 26
INDIVIDUAL STATS
Points: Guelph — Glanville 31, Yanchus 17, Alade 11, Valeriote 7, Nugent 5, Weekes 3, Hutton 2, Naus 2; UQAM — Lochard 18, Sylla 15, Joseph 15, Adu 15, Miller 10, Adin 5, Jean 4, Mitrovic 4, Toure 2, Lacoste 1.
Rebounds: Guelph — Glanville 11, Yanchus 5, Alade 5, Naus 4, Valeriote 3, Nugent 2, Weekes 2, Chaput 2, Hutton 1, Cumming 1; UQAM — Adu 8, Lochard 6, Sylla 6, Joseph 6, Jean 3, Adin 2, Miller 1, Toure 1, Lacoste 1, Mitrovic 1.
Assists: Guelph — Nugent 3, Alade 2, Glanville 1, Weekes 1; UQAM — Lochard 4, Joseph 3, Jean 3, Sylla 2, Miller 1, Adu 1.
Blocks: Guelph — Yanchus 1, Alade 1, Chukwu 1; UQAM — Lochard 1, Joseph 1, Adu 1.
Steals: Guelph — Alade 2, Valeriote 1; UQAM — Sylla 6, Adin 2, Miller 2, Lochard 1, Joseph 1, Jean 1.
Turnovers: Guelph — Nugent 6, Alade 5, Glanville 4, Yanchus 3, Hutton 3, Naus 2, Weekes 1; UQAM — Sylla 4, Jean 3, Lochard 1, Adin 1, Joseph 1, Adu 1, Toure 1, Mitrovic 1.
Fouls: Guelph — Alade 5, Weekes 4, Yanchus 4, Nugent 3, Hutton 2, Valeriote 1, Villa-Castano 1, Naus 1, Chukwu 1; UQAM — Lochard 5, Sylla 4, Joseph 4, Adin 3, Mitrovic 3, Adu 2, Jean 2, Toure 2, Miller 1.

 

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