Beavers Win Fifth Conference Game in a Row

Beavers Win Fifth Conference Game in a Row

Johnson, Vt. – UMaine-Farmington men's basketball team was led by Issac Witham who finished with 20 points in a 70-60 victory over Johnson St. on Saturday afternoon.


  • Issac Witham led all scorers with 20 points on 3-8 from the field and 12-12 at the free throw line to go along with two rebounds and three assists.
  • Bill Ruby added 18 points after going 6-10 from the field and six free throws while adding a double-double with 13 rebounds.
  • Senior Eric Berry added 15 points with five rebounds, three assists, and two steals.
  • Vernon Slater finished with 14 for the Badgers on 5-8 shooting from the floor while Shakeel Irvin added 11 points.


  • The Beavers shot 40.8% from the floor (20-49), 13.3% from behind the arc (2-15) and 84.8% at the free throw line (28-33). UMF notched 46 rebounds, 10 assists, six steals and two blocks.
  • Johnson St. shot 35.9% on the day (23-64), 28% from behind the arc and went 7-15 at the free throw line. The Badgers tallied 31 total rebounds, 18 assists and 10 steals and five blocks.


The Beavers will be back in action Friday as Green Mountain comes to Farmington for a 7:30 PM tip-off.