Northeastern vs Vermont

Northeastern 53, Vermont 51

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Joel Smith knocked down a jumper at the buzzer, leading Northeastern to a 53-51 win over Vermont on Friday and snapping a six-game losing streak.

Smith, the lone scorer in double figures for the Huskies (4-7) with 19 points, hit his game-winner after Four McGlynn's two free throws tied it for the Catamounts at 51-all with 4 seconds left.

Smith also hit a trio of 3-pointers, dished out three assists and blocked a shot.

The game was close throughout, as Northeastern outscored Vermont 28-24 in the opening half and the Catamounts had a 27-25 edge in the second half. Neither team managed a lead larger than two points in the game's final 10 minutes.

The Catamounts (6-8) didn't have a single player with double-digit points, but Brian Voelkel had a game-high 11 boards. Vermont had won back-to-back games coming into the contest.

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Northeastern Huskies
R. Spencer, F312-42-25046
R. Pierson, F131-40-22022
J. Lee, G364-80-03459
J. Smith, G327-142-243219
A. Bigby, G220-00-03020
K. Edwards243-92-57118
Q. Ford242-32-24317
K. Black131-40-01032
M. Banegas-Flores50-20-00000
Totals 20-488-1333112053
 41.7%61.5% 
Vermont Catamounts
B. Voelkel, F361-61-311323
B. Crenca, F293-33-58039
M. Glass, F283-81-21508
S. Carissimo, G351-60-03302
B. Bald, G263-91-20138
F. McGlynn212-84-41119
C. Rugg131-12-23134
P. Bergmann104-50-02008
J. Elbaum20-00-00010
Totals 18-4612-1830141351
 39.1%66.7% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.7-018-232
Charleston6-115-556
Northeastern5-212-797
J. Madison4-36-14273
Will. & Mary3-39-8116
Elon3-411-9175
Towson3-411-9125
Drexel1-57-12236
Hofstra1-69-11190
Delaware1-68-12254

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont6-016-559
Stony Brook5-010-8172
UMBC3-212-6160
New Hamp.3-212-7166
UMass Lowell3-38-12282
Albany2-311-9156
Hartford1-46-14317
Maine1-55-16298
Binghamton0-59-11300
 
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