WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College seniors Patrick Stewart and Joe Connelly played their final home game Tuesday, but Husson University shot 48.5 percent from 3-point range and hit 19 free throws on the way to an 89-69 non-conference win in men's basketball.
Eli Itkin was 4-for-5 from 3-point range on the way to 15 points and six rebounds off the Husson bench. Justin Martin was 4-for-6 from long range, had 19 points, 10 rebounds, and four blocked shots. Raheem Anderson added 21 points, six rebounds, five assists, and four steals. Mitch Worcester nailed three 3-point shots and was 7-for-8 from the foul line for 16 points.
The Eagles were 16-for-33 from 3-point range and 19-of-27 from the foul line Husson helped its own cause by committing just six turnovers.
With the Eagles up 40-37, Husson went on a 10-0 scoring run to go up by 13 points. The Mules got as close as six points (51-45) on a 3-point play from Dorion with 11:24 to go. Over the next five minutes, the Eagles went on a 20-9 run to push the margin to 71-54 with 5:34 remaining. Colby could get no closer than 14 points the rest of the way.