• UVM men advance to AE semifinals
    STAFF REPORT | March 09,2014
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    GUILDERLAND, N.Y. — Brian Voelkel recorded a triple-double with 10 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists during top-seeded Vermont’s 77-60 victory over No. 8 New Hampshire on Saturday in the America East tournament quarterfinals.

    His feat was a first in America East tournament history.

    Regular-season champion Vermont (22-9) was led by Candon Rusin and Clancy Rugg with 15 points apiece. Sandro Carissimo and Luke Apfeld had 12 each for the Catamounts.

    Vermont has now won 11 straight and 18 of its last 19 games.

    New Hampshire (6-24) was paced by Patrick Konan with 19 points. Jordon Bronner had 14 and Daniel Dion 10. The Wildcats were eliminated by Vermont for the second straight year.

    Vermont held a 21-5 advantage in second chance points after outrebounding New Hampshire 40-19. The Catamounts made 21 of 27 free throws, while New Hampshire made just 10 of 13.

    The Catamounts will play again on Sunday in the semifinals.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN Wire Sports
    OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder won’t say they have to win Game 6 against the Golden State Warriors... Full Story
    Thunder look to close out Warriors
    PARIS — For a decade, Rafael Nadal ruled Roland Garros the way no other man has dominated any... Full Story
    Nadal withdraws from French Open with injury
    INDIANAPOLIS — Dario Franchitti doesn’t remember the crash that ended his career three years ago ... Full Story
    IndyCar drivers find comfort in having strong safety team
    More Articles