SCHNECKSVILLE, PA (Nov. 12, 2018) - The Penn State Lehigh Valley Men's Basketball team opened their season in winning fashion, beating host Lehigh Carbon Community College 79-65, Monday evening in Schnecksville. Lehigh Valley held a 34-33 halftime lead and exploded in the 2nd half to outscore LCCC 45-32. Senior Jeremiah Jenkins led the way with a game-high 27 points. Senior James Middleton contributed 14 points and freshman Brandon Purrone chipped in with 12 points.
Lehigh Valley will travel to Marywood University on Wednesday for a 7 PM tip-off.
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