Friday, March 7, 2014
From Staff And News Services
WATERVILLE — Andrew Madlinger scored 17 points to lead five Polar Bears in double figures Tuesday night in Bowdoin’s 106-42 rout of Thomas College (6-11) in men’s basketball.
Matt Mathias and Lucas Hausman finished with 16 points for the visitors.
Bowdoin (16-1) led 56-23 at halftime after shooting 62.5 percent from 3-point range. Mathias went 4 for 5 on 3-pointers.
The Polar Bears were 15 of 15 from the foul line.
Thomas is 6-11.
COLBY 76, MAINE MARITIME 41: Ryan Jann scored a game-high 17 points and Sam Willson came off the bench to contribute 15 points and seven rebounds as the Mules (9-8) downed the Mariners (1-15) at Castine.
Chris Hudnut added 12 points and 11 rebounds, and Patrick Stewart grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds for the Mules.
The Mariners were led by Kyle Boucher’s 13 points.
BATES 78, UMPI 53: Marcus Delpeche led four Bobcats in double figures with 13 points as host Bates (10-7) rolled past the University of Maine at Presque Isle (7-9).
The Bobcats led by as many as 40 points in the second half.
USM 75, UMASS-BOSTON 68: Cole Libby scored 14 second-half points to help the University of Southern Maine (6-12, 2-6 LEC) down UMass-Boston (5-13, 0-8) in Gorham.
Libby finished with 18 points and six assists to lead the Huskies. Conor Sullivan scored 15, Tyler Penney 14 and James Odneal 11.
USM 55, UMASS-BOSTON 47: Erin McNamara scored the final four points as the University of Southern Maine (12-6, 5-3 LEC) sealed the outcome over UMass-Boston (11-7, 3-5) at Gorham.
The visitors trailed by six points with 1:51 left. McNamara extended the lead with a layup at 1:22 and hit two free throws with less than a minute remaining to regain a 10-point cushion.
Rebecca Knight led the Huskies with 12 points.
BOWDOIN 85, HUSSON 50: Allie Piscina scored 12 points and Selena Lorrey added 11 as the Polar Bears (17-2) cruised over the Eagles (8-8) at Brunswick.
Kirsten Prue dished out 11 assists and Sara Binkhorst chipped in 10 points for the Polar Bears, who never trailed.
Husson was paced by Samira Cruz, who made three 3-pointers and finished with a game-high 15 points.
BOWDOIN 4, SOUTHERN MAINE 1: Kyle Lockwood and Connor Quinn each scored in the opening minutes to lead the Polar Bears (11-5-2) over the Huskies (4-11-5) at Brunswick.
Colin Downey and Quinn put the game out of reach with short-handed goals 6 seconds apart in the third period.
The Huskies cut the deficit to 2-1 with 7:45 left to play when Tyler Simmons banked a rebound.
Steve Messina stopped 31 shots for Bowdoin and USM’s Dylan Wells warded off 39.