NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Julia Champagne scored a team-high 19 points and knocked down two free throws with 1 second left to lift St. Joseph’s to a 68-67 women’s basketball win over Norwich Tuesday night.

St. Joseph’s (19-4, 13-1 GNAC) trailed 65-64 with 39 seconds left, but Hannah Marks was fouled and hit both free throws to help regain the lead at 66-65 with 28 seconds left.

Norwich (14-9, 8-6) worked the clock down on its next possession and Paige McNally hit a layup with 2 seconds left, giving the Cadets a 67-66 lead.

But Champagne was fouled on the ensuing possession.

Norwich had a chance to win it after Champagne hit both free throws, but Shyann Josler missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer.

Kelsi McNamara added 17 points for the Monks. Heather LeBlanc scored a game-high 22 points for the Cadets.

UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND 82, GORDON 63: Sam MacDonald had 19 points to pace the offense for the Nor’easters (19-5, 15-2 Commonwealth Coast Conference) as they rolled past the Fighting Scots (7-17, 5-12) at Wenham, Massachusetts.

UNE led 18-17 at the end of the first quarter and after Gordon took a 19-18 lead on a Kristen Smith jumper, the Nor’easters responded with an 11-0 run to take the lead for good as they carried a 37-23 lead to halftime.

Reserve Laura Holman had 16 points and grabbed seven boards for UNE.

Meghan Foley led the Scots with 18 points.


MOUNT IDA 69, ST. JOSEPH’S 66: Errald Jordine scored a game-high 18 points, including five in the last 1:43 of the game, to lead the Mustangs (15-8, 11-5 GNAC) past the Monks (12-11, 9-7) at MIC Athletic Center in Newton, Massachusetts.

Jordine grabbed seven rebounds and put the Mustangs ahead for good with a layup to give Mount Ida a 67-64 lead with 49 seconds left.

Aaron Hall had 16 points to lead the Monks.

GORDON 80, UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND 72: Garrisson Duvivier had 12 of his game-high 22 points in the first half as the Fighting Scots (14-10, 11-6 CCC) built a 40-32 halftime lead and held off the Nor’easters (7-17, 5-12) at Wenham, Massachusetts.

Jaren Yang had 14 points for Gordon.

Jean-Luc Parker and CJ Autry each Scored 19 points to lead UNE.

(13) KENTUCKY 83, TENNESSEE 58: Malik Monk had 20 points and a career-high eight rebounds as the host Wildcats (21-5, 11-2) made 10 of their 11 3-point attempts in the first half to roll past the Volunteers (14-12, 6-7).

(15) FLORIDA 114, AUBURN 95: Canyon Barry scored a season-high 30 points and the visiting Gators (21-5, 11-2 Southeastern Conference) rode a big second-half surge to beat the Tigers (16-10, 5-8).

(16) PURDUE 74, RUTGERS 55: Center Isaac Haas had 24 points and 11 rebounds, and power forward Caleb Swanigan added 12 points and 17 rebounds, and the host Boilermakers (21-5, 10-3 Big Ten) pulled away from the Scarlet Knights (13-14, 2-12).

(25) NOTRE DAME 84, BOSTON COLLEGE 76: Bonzie Colson scored 20 points as the visiting Fighting Irish (20-7, 9-5 Atlantic Coast Conference) overcame a 13-point first-half deficit to send to the Eagles (9-18, 2-12) to their 10th straight loss.


COLBY 3, SOUTHERN MAINE 1: Katie McLaughlin scored two first-period goals and had an assist as the Mules (1-19-3, 0-15-1 NESCAC) downed the Huskies (6-16-1, 4-10-1 NEHC) in Waterville.

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