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McKinney lifts Mustangs by St. Ambrose

Dennis McKinney scored with one second left Monday night to snap a 68-68 tie and give the Mount Mercy Mustangs a 70-68 victory over St. Ambrose in a non-conference game at the Hennessey Recreation Center.

RoyShawn Webb tallied for Mount Mercy with 1:13 remaining to tie the game at 68-68. Neither team scored for more than 70 seconds until McKinney scored in the paint for the victory.

The Mustangs (6-6) earned a split with the Bees (10-4) for the season series. St. Ambrose topped Mount Mercy, 80-65, in Davenport on Nov. 13.

McKinney and Bailey Basala scored 19 points apiece for the Mustangs. McKinney also grabbed eight rebounds and had two steals. Basala, who has struggled with his 3-point shooting this season, nailed five triples and also had five assists and four rebounds.

Webb finished with 12 points, five rebounds and four assists. Streeter McIlravy had 10 points. Davion Watson grabbed nine rebounds. Christian Reischauer scored only three points, but it came at the right time on a 3-pointer to tie the game at 66-66 with 1:59 remaining.

Jake Meeske led St. Ambrose with 16 points.

ST. AMBROSE (68): Michael Williams 2-9 0-0 5, John Kerr 4-12 1-2 9, Tom Kazanecki 3-6 0-0 6, Dylan Kaczmarek 3-7 0-0 7, Jake Meese 6-10 0-2 16, Isaiah Harvey 3-7 0-0 8, Trey Affolter 0-1 0-0 0, Cameron Kalmas 1-1 0-0 3, Warren Allen 6-11 2-4 14. Totals 28-64 3-8 68.

MOUNT MERCY (70): Tyler Kelley 0-4 0-0 0, Dennis McKinney 7-16 3-4 19, Davion Watson 2-7 0-0 6, Bailey Basala 7-15 0-0 19, RoyShawn Webb 6-10 0-1 12, Julian Hehmann 0-1 0-0 0, Streeter McIlravy 3-6 2-2 10, Christian Reischauer 1-3 0-0 3, DJ Johnson 0-1 1-2 1. Totals 26-63 6-9 70.

Halftime - St. Ambrose 38, Mount Mercy 37. 3-point goals - St. Ambrose 9-30 (Meeske 4-8, Harvey 2-4, Kalmas 1-1, Kaczmarek 1-4, Williams 1-6, Affolter 0-1, Kazanecki 0-2, Kerr 0-4), Mount Mercy 12-33 (Basala 5-12, Watson 2-5, McIlravy 2-5, McKinney 2-8, Reischauer 1-1, Kelley 0-2).

 

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