Men's Basketball: Baker's 32 points leads Potomac State to win

 

Reggie Baker
Potomac State's Reggie Baker drives to the basket during Wednesday nights 92-76 win over Penn Highlands at the Lough Gymnasium.  Photo courtesy Raymond Burner 

 

KEYSER, W.V. — Reggie Baker poured in 32 points and Mike Hatfield had 15 and six steals to power Potomac State over Penn Highlands, 92-76, Wednesday evening.

Baker hit 11 field goals and six of eight free throws to lead all scorers for the Catamounts (7-4), who scored 56 points in the first half and led by 16.

But Penn Highlands cut the lead to three with six minutes into the second half. The Catamounts regrouped and pulled away for good, with Hatfield and Chad Potter leading the second-half spurt.

Peyton Hartman added 14 points for Potomac State, which will host Butler on Saturday at 2 p.m.

Jordan Swauger scored 21 points for Penn Highlands.

Potomac State lost at Essex 85-64 on Monday. Hartman hit five three-point goals and had a team-high 17 points. Hatfield and Baker had 10.