WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Misericordia men’s basketball team dropped the championship game of the Holiday Inn Classic at Catholic, to Cortland, 69-62, Sunday afternoon.
Steve Ware was named to all-tournament team after posting a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds while Erik Kerns had a team-high 17 points.
Joe Busacca and Matt Greene added 11 points each.
Misericordia opened the game with an 11-2 run thanks to four points from Kerns and a three-pointer by Greene.
Another three-pointer from Greene and a Busacca layup put MU ahead 22-14 with 8:10 left in the first half, but Cortland responded with 12 straight points to take a 26-22 lead.