Teams: Women's Basketball: Schedule & Results
JUMBOS RUMBLE PAST COLBY-SAWYER, 68-40, FOR SIXTH STRAIGHT WIN
COLLEGE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL FINAL SCORE
Tufts 68, Colby-Sawyer 40
At New London, NH
Saturday, December 1, 2007
NEW LONDON, N.H. -- Tufts University's Colleen Hart (Needham,
MA) scored 15 points and pulled down 10 rebounds as the Jumbos
ran away from the Chargers of Colby-Sawyer College, 68-40, in
non-conference women's basketball action Saturday afternoon. The win
moves the Jumbos to 6-0 on the season while the Chargers fall to
Tufts opened the game on a 16-5 run and never looked back,
leading by as many as 21 points in the first half, and cruising to a
19-point halftime lead (34-15).
In the second half, Colby-Sawyer was unable to cut into the
Jumbos lead, getting no closer than 17 as Tufts pulled away, leading
by as many as 35, 64-29, with just over five minutes left. Tufts
went on to the easy 68-40 win.
For Tufts, Khalilah Ummah (Litchfield, ME) added 14 points
and nine rebounds while Kim Moynihan (West Hartford, CT) and
Lindsay Weiner (Rockville, MD) each added seven.
For Colby-Sawyer, Terri Duffy (Marshfield, MA), Ellen Naughton
(Reading, MA) and Noelle Surette (Buxton, ME) all scored in double
figures, scoring 12, 11 and 10 respectively in the loss. Duffy added
seven rebounds and two blocks.
Tufts will look to keep its season-opening winning streak going
when they next host Salem State on Tuesday at 7 pm. Colby-Sawyer
looks to get back on track also on Tuesday when they host Castleton
State at 5:30 pm.