ON THIS DATE
December 8, 1961 Joe Ligenza pours in a game-high 36 points as Nesquehoning rallies for a 79-75 overtime win over Nescopeck. Bob Stoffa helps the Nesquers battle back from a seven-point fourth quarter deficit by scoring six points down the stretch. Stoffa's basket in the final seconds of regulation ties the score at 67-67. The winners, coached by George Roscoe, also receive 13 points from Joe Stemetski and eight from Gerald Farnsworth.