Eagles Stay Undefeated In NAC
Another day and two more wins for the Husson University basketball programs a they get wins over New England College and improve to 4-0 in the North Atlantic Conference.Warren Caruso's men had no problems against the Pilgrims as they put 6 players in double figures led by Raheem Anderson's 20 points on their way to a 106-69 victory. Anderson continued his hot start to the season where he is averaging 24 points through the first seven games.
Trevon Butler added 14 points while Jordan Holmes came off the bench and hit three shots from behind the arch and finish with a season high 13 points.
The Eagles will get some time off now as they head into the semester break and not hit the floor again until January 2 when they take part in the Naismith Classic in Springfield Massachusetts.
Senior forward Vicki McIntyre had a monster game leading the Husson women past the Pilgrims 72-62 and improve to 4-0 in the NAC and 4-1 overall.
McIntyre had 12 points and pulled down a game high 17 rebounds including 15 on the defensive end of the floor. For the second time in as many games freshman MacKenzie Worcester scored a team high 17 points and Anna MacKenzie made a big contribution off the bench with 13 points and 5 boards.
The next game for the Eagles will not come until the end of finals and will be on the road to play UMass Boston on December 30th.