Sullivan Community College defeated host SUNY Orange 73-70 to win their fourth straight Region XV Men’s Basketball DII Crown. The Generals were led by Jair Currie (23 points), Jay Alvarez (17 points) and Kipplyn Richvine (12 points). Romeo Aquino led the Colts with 18 points. This was the Colts first loss of the 2022-23 season.
Both teams have qualified for the East A/B District Tournament next weekend with Sullivan facing Region III Champion Niagara County in the EAST A District Tournament while Orange will face Region XIX Champion Raritan Valley in the East B District Tournament. The District Tournament will be held in Sullivan County Community College.
District Tournament winners earns an automatic bid to the 2022-2023 NJCAA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship.