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Tinsley helps Mounts to road win

George Tinsley was the only District 2 graduate active in National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I basketball games Sunday.

A recap of his game:


6-foot-6 senior forward from Abington Heights

Sunday’s result

Mount St. Mary’s (2-3) defeated Cal Poly (1-3), 73-68, in the California Thanksgiving Jam.

Individual statistics

Started, played 32 minutes; 3/7 FG, 1/3 on 3-pointers, 4/5 FT, 11 points; 4 defensive rebounds; 1 assist; 1 block.


Tinsley was one of four Mount St. Mary’s players to score in double figures. … Tinsley started quickly by scoring the Mounts’ first five points. … This was the first ever meeting between the two schools.

Up next

Mount St. Mary’s concludes its three-game trip to California Tuesday against Pacific. Game time is 10 p.m. Eastern time.

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