YSU falls to Oklahoma St. in first round of NIT, 69-64
The YSU men's basketball team lost to Oklahoma State in the first round of the NIT, 69-64.
Wednesday, March 15th 2023, 9:21 PM EDT
The Youngstown State men's basketball team came up short against Oklahoma State in the first round of the NIT, 69-64.
The Penguins were ahead 37-33 at halftime and held the lead for over 29 minutes in the game.
However, the Cowboys outscored YSU 36-27 in the second half and out-rebounded the Penguins 49-34 in the game.
Dwayne Cohill lead YSU with 25 points in the loss, while Brandon Rush added 12.
The Penguins finish the season with a 24-10 overall record, Horizon League regular season champions and with their first NIT appearance.