The men's basketball team hosted the Hobart Statesmen tonight and dropped a tough 70-54 decision. Hobart used an 8-0 spurt in the first half to take a 31-19 lead on the way to a 35-22 halftime advantage. The Statesmen led by as many as 26 in the second half as they cruised to the win. Senior Kyle Stevens posted a double-double for Geneseo with 11 points and 11 rebounds, senior Brandon Simpson added 11 points and seven boards and junior John Scott finished with 10. The Knights fall to 0-2 on the season and travel to Cortland on Friday, December 4.