Yale vs Vermont

Vermont 65, Yale 52

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Candon Rusin scored 18 points as Vermont defeated Yale 65-52 Wednesday night in the home opener for the Catamounts.

Brian Voelkel pulled down a game-high 12 rebounds for Vermont, which has won 19 of its last 25 home openers.

The lead changed six times in the first half before Yale's Jesse Pritchard hit a 3-pointer to tie it at 19 with 2:08 left before intermission. From there, Vermont (3-1) rattled off seven straight points to go into halftime up 26-19, and continued that run in the second half to hold a 39-25 lead with 10 minutes left.

Voelkel, who broke Vermont's single-season assist mark with 184 last year, finished with the three assists needed to move into eighth place among the Catamounts' all-time leaders.

Michael Grace led Yale (1-5) with 12 points while Austin Morgan, the Bulldog's leading scorer (13.2 points), was held to zero points on 0-of-6 shooting.

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Scoreboard
Yale (1-5)193352
Vermont (3-1) «263965

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Yale Bulldogs
B. Sherrod, F181-40-01032
J. Sears, F152-30-25034
A. Morgan, G310-62-35232
J. Duren, G162-72-23046
A. Cotton, G100-52-24002
J. Pritchard252-60-03136
M. Grace204-82-232312
J. Kreisberg182-43-61037
M. Townsend172-30-02054
G. Kelley130-20-06020
S. Martin122-42-21007
N. Victor50-00-00100
Totals 17-5213-193562952
 32.7%68.4% 
Vermont Catamounts
B. Voelkel, F330-22-212512
L. Apfeld, F231-33-33145
E. O'Day, F223-61-14047
C. Rusin, G287-104-621118
S. Carissimo, G260-66-62226
C. Rugg240-75-66005
T. Blue152-31-30225
J. Elbaum141-23-52155
B. Kilpatrick94-40-00118
B. Crenca62-30-01024
Totals 20-4625-3234132265
 43.5%78.1% 
Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Princeton14-023-747
Harvard10-418-10143
Yale9-518-11128
Penn6-813-15199
Columbia5-911-16262
Brown4-1013-17285
Cornell4-108-21270
Dartmouth4-107-20305

America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont16-029-646
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
Albany10-621-14129
UMBC9-721-13165
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
Hartford4-129-23327
Binghamton3-1312-20312
Maine3-137-25323
 
Other games
MORE 70 Final
UK 81
PRIN 53 Final
SYR 73
UNC 112 Final
CHAMIN 70
PITT 62 Final
MICH 67
UAPB 43 Final
SDSU 79