The Alvernia men's basketball team defeated Richard Stockton 72-63 at the Physical Education Center Thursday evening.

The Crusaders will head into their winter break riding a four-game winning streak.

Brian Parker dropped a career-high 23 points to pace Alvernia. His previous high was 15 points which he had done three times before.

The Crusaders return to action January 2 against New York Unversity.