Thursday, December 12, 2013
Morning Sentinel Staff
CASTINE -- Maranacook Community School graduate Ben Johnson had 16 points and 10 rebounds as the University of Maine at Farmington men's basketball team beat Maine Maritime Academy 65-47 on Saturday.
Andrew Dickey added 13 points and five rebounds, while Yusuf Iman had 11 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for UMF (13-3, 8-2 in the North Atlantic Conference). Garrett Clemmer also had 11 points for the Beavers.
Brad Reed had 10 points, while Logan Poirier had eight points and 10 rebounds for MMA (3-7, 4-11 in the conference).
Husson 102, Thomas 82: Fairfield native Brooks Spaulding scored a game-high 21 points in just 15 minutes of play to lead the Eagles to the NAC victory in Bangor.
Marc Zaharchuk of Richmond came off the bench to post a double-double (13 points, 10 rebounds) for Husson (10-5).
Levi Barnes of Skowhegan led Thomas with 12 points, four rebounds and a steal.
Amherst 98, Colby 75: Aaron Toomey scored 34 points to match his career high and added five rebounds and six assists to lead the Lord Jeffs to the New England Small College Athletic Conference victory in Amherst, Mass.
Peter Kaasila added 14 points for Amherst (15-2, 5-0 in NESCAC).
Chris Hudnut led Colby (5-10, 2-3) with 15 points while Patrick Stewart added 13 points and eight rebounds.
Binghamton 57, Maine 56: Jimmy Gray hit a 3-pointer with two seconds left to lift Binghamton to the America East victory in Orono.
Maine (7-11, 2-3 in America East) had gone ahead 56-54 with eight seconds left when Alasdair Fraser scored on a layup.
Justin Edward led Maine with 12 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals.
Jordan Reed scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for Binghamton (3-16, 1-5).
UMaine-Presque Isle 121, UMaine-Augusta 61: Jordan McLaughlin scored a game-high 33 points off the bench and Michael Warner added 22 points to lead the Owls (8-9).
Chase Vicaire also scored 22 points off the bench for UMPI, which led 60-26 at the half.
Joseph Nguyen scored 17 points and Garrett Alley added 14 to lead the Moose (8-11).
UMaine-Presque Isle 66, UMaine-Augusta 55: UMaine-Presque Isle trailed 29-24 at the half before rallying with a big second half to earn its fifth victory in seven games.
Olivia McNally led the Owls (6-10) with 17 points while Emily Pelletier chipped in with 13.
Arreonte Lee scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Moose (9-7).
Haley Madore grabbed 12 rebounds and Alyssa Marson chipped in with 12 points.
Husson 52, Thomas 42: Stephanie Comstock scored a team-high 12 points while Victoria McIntyre added 11 to lead the Eagles to the NAC victory in Bangor.
Gab Duke had eight points and six rebounds for Husson (6-9, 6-4).
Megan Pelletier scored 17 points and Emilee Reynolds added nine to lead the Terriers (4-11, 3-7).
Maine Maritime 48, UMaine-Farmington 38: Courtney Dufour scored nine points to lead the Mariners to the NAC win in Castine.
MMA (7-8, 5-5 NAC) went on a 13-2 run early in the second half to take the lead. Bekah Campbell and Hanna Lyons each scored eight points for the Mariners.
Lindsay Ranquist led UMF (5-10, 5-5) with 14 points and seven rebounds.
Amherst 69, Colby 60: Diana Manduca scored 24 points on 8 of 11 shooting, but the Mules lost to the Jeffs in Amherst, Mass.
Marcia Voigt had 18 points for Amherst, which improves to 17-0, 5-0 in the NESAC. Cheyenne Pritchard added 12 points, while Savannah Holness had 13.
Brooke Chandlor added 13 points and Desi Smith 11 for Colby (6-10, 1-4 in the conference).
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