BRUNSWICK — Lucas Hausman tied a career high with 28 points to help Bowdoin College to an 89-74 win over Hamilton in a NESCAC basketball game on Saturday afternoon.

Hausman sank all 17 of his free-throw attempts in the effort.

Matt Palecki added 14 points, 13 rebounds and five assists for the Polar Bears (11-4, 3-1), who held a 51-33 lead at halftime. John Swords and Keegan Pieri added 16 points apiece.

Kyle Pitman had 21 points to pace the Continentals (10-6, 0-4).

WILLIAMS 72, COLBY 65: Daniel Wohl scored 19 points, collected eight rebounds and dished out six assists as Williams (11-5, 2-2) handed host Colby (10-6, 3-1) its first NESCAC loss.

Chris Hudnut scored 19 points for the Mules. Luke Westman was a perfect 5 for 5 from the floor and 3 for 3 at the line for 13 points, and Ryan Jann had 12 points and a game-high seven assists.

AMHERST 70, BATES 53: Eric Conklin scored 12 points and David George, Jayde Dawson each added 11, and the Lord Jeffs (11-4, 2-2 NESCAC) built a 15 point halftime lead against the Bobcats (11-4, 1-2) at Amherst, Massachusetts.

Mike Boornazian had 16 points and seven rebounds for Bates.

STONY BROOK 82, MAINE 39: Carson Puriefoy scored 18 points, Roland Nyama added 12 points with five steals, and Stony Brook (12-7, 3-1 America East Conference) raced past the Black Bears (1-16, 0-5) at Bangor.

The Seawolves shot 59.6 percent from the field, while Maine was held to 14 of 52 (26.9 percent). Aaron Calixte led the Black Bears with 11 points.

SMCC 92, EMCC 71: Alexander Hartford had 12 points and seven rebounds off the bench to lead a balanced attack for the Seawolves (15-1, 11-0 Yankee Small College Conference) against the Golden Eagles (5-8, 4-6) at South Portland.

Atencio Martin added 11 points and Grayson Waterman and Jack Tolan each had 10 for SMCC.

EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE 74, USM 46: Tarchee Brown scored 16 of his 18 points in the first half to get the Warriors (13-3, 5-0 Little East Conference) started against Southern Maine (3-12, 0-5) at Gorham.

Jacob Littlefield scored 11 for the Huskies, who trailed 47-19 at halftime.

ANNA MARIA 72, ST. JOSEPH’S 61: Pat Bradanese scored 23 points to lead Anna Maria (7-7, 5-2 GNAC) past St. Joseph’s (6-7, 4-3) at Standish.

Quinn Richardson-Newton led the Monks with 16 points, while Zach Blodgett and Steve Simonds each had 13.

ROGER WILLIAMS 63, UNE 52: Jaylen Jennings and Josh McCourt scored 11 points apiece, and the Hawks (7-8, 5-3 Commonwealth Coast Conference) took the lead for good with an 8-0 run to close out the first half against the Nor’easters (5-10-, 3-5) at Biddeford.

CJ Autry scored 14 points and Jean-Luc Parker added 12 for the Nor’easters, who shot just 30 percent from the field.


BOWDOIN 4, WESLEYAN 3: Tim Coffey scored twice, and the Polar Bears (8-4-2, 4-4-2 NESCAC) scored three goals in the third period in rallying from a 3-0 first-period deficit against Wesleyan (2-12-0, 1-7-0) at Brunswick.

Bowdoin was scoreless until Brendan Conroy’s goal with 3:33 left in the second.

Coffey had back-to-back goals in the third period, and Matthew Melanson provided the winner 19 seconds after Coffey’s tying goal, giving the Polar Bears the lead with 8:31 left to play.

UNE 2, SKIDMORE 0: David Goff scored 6:57 into the game and Christian Rossetti added a power-play goal midway through the second to lead the Nor’easters (6-9-1, 4-6-1 ECAC East) past the Thoroughbreads (3-12-2, 2-8) at Saratoga Springs, New York.

Colby Drost made 25 saves in his second shutout of the season.

TRINITY 6, COLBY 3: Ryan Cole had two goals and an assist for the Bantams (12-1-1, 7-0-1 NESCAC), who never trailed against the Mules (5-8-2, 2-6-2) at Waterville.

Mario Benicky, Chris Kennedy and Phil Klitirinos scored goals for Colby.