Men’s Basketball

Go Black Bears! The Pennsylvania Highlands Black Bears are looking forward to doing battle this year under the guidance of the National Junior Collegiate Athletic Association (NJCAA) in Region XX, at the Division III level.


2019-20 Team Roster

  • #0 Calvin Turner

    Position: Forward
    High School:
    William Monroe High School
    Hometown: Charlottesville, VA

  • #1 Taqaurius Belcher

    Position: Guard
    High School: Toledo Rogers High School
    Hometown: Toledo, OH

  • #3 Matthew Forbes

    Position: Guard
    High School: Penn Hills High School
    Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA

  • #5 Ethan Barkley

    Position: Guard
    High School: Berkeley Springs High School
    Hometown: Berkeley Springs, PA

  • #10 Chad Scott, Jr.

    Position: Guard
    High School: Sandy Spring Friends School
    Hometown: Gaithersburg, MD

  • #11 J.J. Castro

    Position: Guard
    High School: Trinity Christian Academy
    Hometown: Deltona, FL

  • #12 Tre’vaughn Powell

    Position: Guard
    High School: William Monroe High School
    Hometown: Charlottesville, PA

  • #24 Austin Young

    Position: Guard
    High School: Grafton High School
    Hometown: Grafton, WV

  • #30 Jason Yu

    Position: Guard
    High School: Montgomery Blair High School
    Hometown: Silver Spring, MD

  • #35 Bryce Huss

    Position: Forward
    High School: Richland High School
    Hometown: Johnstown, PA


2019-20 Team Schedule

Date Opponent H/A
10/18 (5PM) Allegany College of Maryland (Scrimmage) Home
10/24 (7PM) Penn State DuBois (Scrimmage) Home
10/30 (6PM) Penn State Greater Allegheny (Scrimmage) McKeesport, PA
11/8-11/9 WCCC Classic Youngwood, PA
11/12 (6PM) Garrett College JV Home
11/14 (6PM) Penn State Altoona JV Home
11/20 (7PM) Potomac State College Keyser, WV
12/4 (6PM) Garrett College McHenry, MD
12/7 (TBD) Anne Arundel Community College Cumberland, MD
12/8 (2PM) Prince George’s Community College Largo, MD
12/16 (7PM) Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood, PA
12/19-12/20 Golden Eagles Holiday Classic New Philadelphia, OH
1/6 (TBD) Penn State Altoona JV Altoona, PA
1/8 (7PM) Pitt-Titusville Titusville, PA
1/11 (7PM) Butler County Community College Butler, PA
1/13 (7PM) Potomac State College Home
1/18 (2PM) Community College of Beaver County Home
1/21 (7PM) Community College of Allegheny County Home
1/24 (7PM) Butler County Community College (Hall of Fame Game) Home
1/27 (7PM) Westmoreland County Community College Home
1/31 (7PM) Pitt-Titusville Home
2/3 (7PM) Community College of Beaver County Monaca, PA
2/5 (7PM) Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh, PA
2/11 (7PM) Garrett College (Sophomore Night) Home
2/14 – 2/16 Western Pennsylvania Collegiate Conference Tournament TBD
2/21 – 2/23 Region XX Conference Tournament TBD

Head Coach

Landon Loya
(w) 814.262.3839
(c) 814.977.0000
lloya@pennhighlands.edu