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Washington goes for season-high 30 points in road loss at Rosemont

Washington goes for season-high 30 points in road loss at Rosemont

ROSEMONT, Pa. – Rahim Washington poured in a season-high 30 points for the Bryn Athyn College men's basketball team in an 86-56 Colonial States Athletic Conference (CSAC) loss at Rosemont College Tuesday night in Alumnae Hall.

Washington played 33 minutes and shot 8-of-21 from the field, including a season-high six made 3-pointers. He was just two points shy of tying his career high of 32 points, which came on Jan. 5, 2018 against Penn State Brandywine. In addition to his 30 points, Washington grabbed a game-high eight rebounds.

Bryn Athyn (4-11, 2-1 CSAC) kept it close for the opening 9:30, but then Rosemont (5-8, 1-1 CSAC) erupted for 12 straight points in a 2:04 span to take a 29-10 lead at the 8:28 mark of the first half. The Lions fought right back with a 10-4 run to trim the gap to 13 (33-20) on a pair of successful Kiaeem Comegys free throws at the 5:33 mark. The Ravens went into halftime leading 46-30.

Rosemont would put the game away with a 16-3 run to open the final 20 minutes to extend the margin to 62-33 with 14:58 remaining.

The Ravens had four players hit double figures, led by Alex Epps-Ortiz's 19 points. Jalil Myers had 17 points, while Kahleel Henry scored 16 points.

Rosemont shot 56.3 percent (36-of-64) from the field and 27.8 percent (5-of-18) from 3-point range. The Lions made 27.3 percent (15-of-55) of their shots, 27.6 percent (8-of-29) of their 3-pointers.

Bryn Athyn will look to get back on track with a CSAC contest at Cairn on Saturday, Jan. 12 at 3 p.m.