Scores

Final

New Hampshire 61

(2-6, 1-3 away)

Yale 71

(5-4, 2-1 home)

4:30 PM ET, December 7, 2013

John J. Lee Amphitheater, New Haven, Connecticut

1 2 T
UNH 14 4761
YALE 30 4171

Top Performers

New Hampshire: P. Konan 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

Yale: J. Sears 19 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast

Yale takes early lead, beats New Hampshire 71-61

Associated Press

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Justin Sears scored a game-high 19 points and finished with 12 rebounds on Saturday as Yale jumped out to a large lead at the half and beat New Hampshire 71-61.

Sears shot 75 percent (6 of 8) from the floor and 7 of 10 from the free throw line. Yale led by 16 at the half, and it was enough to carry the Bulldogs to victory after being outscored by the Wildcats 47-41 in the final 20 minutes. Brandon Sherrod finished with 18 points and nine rebounds for the Bulldogs (5-4).

Patrick Konan was the only Wildcat to score in double figures, finishing with 14 points and a team-high five rebounds. Chris Pelcher, New Hampshire's leading scorer and rebounder, was out with an injury.

Both teams combined for 49 fouls -- Yale made 26 points from the line while the Wildcats (2-6) scored 20.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UNH
YALE
Points 61 71
FG Made-Attempted 18-45 (.400) 21-50 (.420)
3P Made-Attempted 5-14 (.357) 3-18 (.167)
FT Made-Attempted 20-28 (.714) 26-36 (.722)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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