Husson Men Win, Women Lose Semifinal
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The Husson University men's basketball team has advanced to the NAC title game while the women's season has come to an end.Warren Caruso's Eagles will play in their third straight conference championship after beating Lyndon State in the semifinals 78-66. Aaron Willis scored a game high 33 points including nine straight in the first half to help Husson go on an 11-2 run and take their first lead of the game.Raheem Anderson added 19 points for the 20-6 Eagles who play number one seed Colby-Sawyer for the title and a spot in the NCAA tournament. The two teams split their games on the season, each winning on the others home floor. Today's game will be played at Colby-Sawyer.
The Husson women had their season come to an end following a 63-48 loss to New England College in the semifinals. The two teams were tied at halftime but the Eagles went cold in the second half shooting just 10 percent and finishing the game 15-58 form the floor.Chandler Guerrette led Husson with 16 points while Katie Brochu added 13. The Eagles finish the season with a record of 17-9.