MAHOPAC, NY – The John Jay Patriots almost let a 14 point lead slip away Thursday night, in a road contest with Mahopac. The Indians stormed back in the 4th quarter and almost tied the game in the final minute, but time expired and Jay held on for a 49-47 win.
Isaiah Tullo was the leading scorer for Jay with 14 points. Tullo was also the leading scorer in Jay’s previous game against Arlington. Aiden Hilderbrand scored 13, and Justin Long had 10.
For Mahopac, Justin Parker led the Indians with 14 points and a perfect 5-5 record from the foul line. Reahl Allen finished with 13 points.
“As a team, we helped Mahopac with their come back bid by shooting 6 for 12 from the free throw line in the fourth quarter”, said John Jay Head Coach Terry Feeley.