Teams: Women's Basketball: Schedule & Results
HART SCORES 1,000th CAREER POINT AS TUFTS ROUTS CAMELS
COLLEGE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL FINAL SCORE
Tufts 64, Connecticut College 39
At New London, CT
Saturday, January 30, 2010
|Colleen Hart reached 1,000 career points in
her junior season
NEW LONDON, Conn. -- The Tufts University women's basketball team
(18-2, 5-1 NESCAC) coasted to a 64-39 victory against Connecticut
College (8-11, 0-5) in NESCAC women's basketball played at Luce
Fieldhouse on Saturday. The Jumbos, who are ranked #12 in the latest
D3Hoops.com national poll, raced out to a 23-6 lead en route to
their sixth straight win.
Senior forward Julia Baily (Farmington, CT) registered a
double-double with a game-high 22 points and 11 rebounds. Sophomore
Tiffany Kornegay (Carver, MA) chipped in with another
double-double for the visitors, shooting eight for nine from the
field and finishing with 19 points and 10 boards for the winning
Junior Colleen Hart (Needham, MA) scored five points,
including the 1,000th of her career in the second half of action.
She is the ninth player in the team's history to reach the
milestone, and the first since Jessica Powers in 2006.
Connecticut College senior Emily Cummings (Yorktown Heights, NY)
scored a team-high 11 points in the setback. Classmate Rita Holak
(Windham, NH) and sophomore Kim Horne (Newport, NH) scored eight
points each for the Camels.
Tufts held a 46-28 advantage on the backboards in the victory.
Game release courtesy of Connecticut College.