Beavers Win an Exhilarating Game

Beavers Win an Exhilarating Game

Farmington, Maine – UMaine-Farmington men's basketball team gets past New England College in thrilling fashion with a 74-65 victory in the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) in Dearborn Gymnasium.

IN THE BOX

  • Issac Witham led all scorers with 19 points after shooting 6-10 from the floor with six free throws. Witham added one rebound and four assists.
  • Amir Moss got in on the action with 14 points with five assists while Milani Hicks finished with a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds.
  • Bill Ruby added 17 points off the bench after shooting 7-8 from the floor and 3-3 from behind the arc.
  • Izaiah Winston-Brooks held the top spot for the Pilgrims with 18 points after shooting 5-14 from the floor with three three-pointers.
  • Ricky Leonard added 12 points while Kareem Octavien finished with 15 points.

BY THE NUMBERS

  • UMF shot 61.7% from the floor (29-47), 60% from behind the arc (6-10) and 66.7% at the free throw line (10-15). The Beavers added 29 rebounds, 18 assists, 10 steals and one block while forcing 27 turnovers.
  • The Pilgrims shot 41.1% (23-56), 38.5% from three-point land and 64.3% at the charity stripe. New England College notched 27 rebounds, 13 assists, 17 steals and one block while forcing 30 turnovers.

UP NEXT

The Beavers will be back in action tomorrow with a 3:00 PM tip-off.

 

Photography: Jeff Lamb