YSU Men @ Robert Morris 


Senior Michael Akuchie set the Youngstown State Division I single-game rebounding record with 24 and posted his fifth double-double of the season with 11 points as the Penguins defeated Robert Morris in overtime, 70-66, at the UPMC Events Center on Saturday.


The Penguins improve to 10-10 overall and 6-10 in the Horizon League while the Colonials fall to 3-11 overall and 2-9 in the league.


Junior Darius Quisenberry led the Penguins with 21 points while seniors Naz Bohannon and Garrett Covington each had 15 points.


Leading the Colonials was AJ Bramah with 17 points and 16 rebounds while Trayden Williams added 16 points.


Youngstown State hosts Rochester (Mich.), Monday, Feb. 8. Tipoff is set for 1 p.m. at the Beeghly Center.