YSU: Penguins drill Westminster

Five players scored in double figures led by Donel Cathcart III’s 18 points as the Youngstown State men’s basketball team defeated Westminster, 104-66, on Wednesday evening at the Beeghly Center.

Sophomore Garrett Covington poured in 14 points while freshmen Darius Quisenberry and Jelani Simmons each had 13 points and junior Kendale Hampton added 10 points. Quisenberry also dished out five assists with three rebounds and two steals.

The Penguins (3-4) led the entire game and shot 50.6 percent from the floor overall and made 12 3-pointers. In total, 15 players scored for the Penguins and they had 53 bench points.

Westminster was led by Austin Armwood with 15 points and Dylan O’Hara with 13 points.

The Penguins led 52-36 at halftime.

Youngstown State visits Robert Morris, Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Moon Township, Pa.