Albany defeats Maryland-Baltimore County 75-62

Scotty McRae came off the bench to score 21 points and Albany

(N.Y.) defeated Maryland-Baltimore County 75-62 on Saturday


McRae made 7 of 9 field goal attempts and was good on all seven

of his free throw tries. Tim Ambrose had 17 points and 10 rebounds,

and Mike Black added 15 points for the Great Danes (7-21, 2-11

America East Conference), who snapped an eight-game losing


It was the first win for the Great Danes since beating UMBC

76-79 on Jan. 16.

The Great Danes shot 52.9 percent (27-for-51 and outrebounded

UMBC 44-32. Albany got 46 points from its bench compared to 13 for


The Retrievers shot only 35.7 percent from the field

(25-for-70), including 15 percent (3-for-20) from 3-point


Chris De La Rosa scored 19 points and Chauncey Gilliam added 15

for the Retrievers, who are winless at home this season.