Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics has canceled all athletics events, including events at Penn State Behrend, through the academic year, due to the spread of the novel coronavirus. The NCAA will extend a year of eligibility to student-athletes whose spring seasons were cut short.
The Penn State Behrend women’s bowling team earned its first Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference playoff berth with a 6-3 record at the AMCC Round Robin tournament in Altoona. All sports events have been canceled, including the AMCC tournament, due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus.
The Penn State Behrend men’s basketball team lost to La Roche in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference championship game, falling 62-61. The team will host Westminster in the opening round of the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III tournament.
The Penn State Behrend men’s swimming and diving team won its 14th consecutive Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference championship at the Allegheny Empire meet in Rochester, New York. The women’s team placed second.
The Penn State Behrend men’s basketball team defeated Medaille and Penn State Altoona in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference matchups. The team carries a 13-5 conference record into its final home game of the regular season. Behrend’s volleyball, tennis, bowling, wrestling, and track and field teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights.