Starting five returns to start the second half for Penn State sans David Jackson. Billy Oliver has replaced him here.
Talor Battle opens the half with a bucket for Penn State but Bill Clark answers with a triple.
Billy Oliver picks up his third foul here. He has more fouls (3) than points and rebounds combined (2) not good at all in place of a double digit scorer in Jackson.
Horrible pile-up down low has three players down. Jeff Brooks jumped to block a shot and rolled over mid-air over Billy Oliver and Duquesne's B.J. Monteiro. Brooks remains in the game for Penn State but Oliver and Monteiro have left the floor. Even if Penn State wins this game, it appears in serious jeopardy of taking massive losses in the front court.
An Andrew Jones bucket has tied the score at 38.
Billy Oliver has returned to the Penn State bench.
A deep Talor Battle triple and strong drive by Jeff Brooks has Penn State back in the lead, 45-41 with 15:31 to play in the contest.