He was All-State selection three times in basketball, and on the baseball diamond hit. Banta was a high school football, basketball and baseball coach for 25 years, winning 13 league championships, including three Capital Area Conference football titles. His football coaching record was in 11 years. Jon Bardsley 'Inducted Bardsley was a standout on the hardwoods for the Huskies earning All-American honors as a senior.
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The UB offense saw 11 players score at least two points led by Smith who netted 14 to go along with three rebounds and two steals over 20 minutes of action. Mariah Suchan finished off her strong game with nine points and five rebounds off the bench while freshman Summer Hemphill finished off her first collegiate game with five points, eight rebounds and two assists.
Brittany Morrison led all players with nine rebounds while Katherine Ups finished with five points and six steals. The Bulls raced out to a quick lead in the first four minutes of action as Smith opened up the game with back-to-back three-pointers.
Suchan then drilled a three and freshman Theresa Onwuka made an acrobatic layup before Bloomsburg netted their first basket of the game with five minutes left in the quarter. A Liisa Ups layup with two minutes left gave the Bulls their biggest lead of the game, , before the Huskies netted the final shot of the quarter to make the score in favor of the Bulls.
The Bulls leaned on their strong defense in the second quarter as the Huskies were only able to score eight points while turning the ball over 10 times in 10 minutes. After Courtney Wilkins drilled a three-pointer to start the second, Brittany Morrison netted a jumper to give UB an point edge.
Over the next five minutes, Buffalo went on a run to give the Bulls the point lead, The Huskies ended the half on a run to cut the Bulls lead to 22, The two teams exchanged buckets in the third quarter as the Bulls were able to outscore the Huskies in the quarter.
Ayoleka Sodade was able to provide a spark off the Buffalo bench in the third as she netted a pair of free throws to give UB their biggest lead of the game, The Huskies didn't get any closer than 19 points in the final quarter as the Bulls were able to hold onto the win in their exhibition opener.
For the game, the Buffalo defense forced 26 Bloomsburg turnovers while scoring 36 points off of those turnovers. The Bulls held the edge in points in the paint while the UB bench finished with 33 points in the win.