Sam Rowley and Albany improved to 3-3 with a win at Rider Tuesday.
Sam Rowley and Albany improved to 3-3 with a win at Rider Tuesday.
Courtesy: America East Communications

Albany Wins Tuesday; Vermont In Action Wednesday

Release: 11/27/2013

Peter Hooley went over the 20-point mark for the third-straight game to help Albany snap its three-game losing skid Tuesday as the Great Danes won at Rider, 70-59. Hooley scored a career-high 24 points on 7-of-10 shooting. Albany (3-3) shot 53 percent from the field as a team and outrebounded the Broncs, 35-19.

Also Tuesday, UMBC (2-5) shot just 29 percent en route to a 75-60 loss at Towson. Chase Plummer paced the Retievers with 17 points off the bench.

Binghamton (1-5) lost at Saint Peter's 70-57 despite a double-double from Jordan Reed (20 points, 10 rebounds) and career-high 17 points from freshman Yosef Yacob off the bench.

UMass Lowell (0-6) was felled by turnovers in a 79-49 loss at Cincinnati as the Bearcats turned 28 River Hawk miscues into 31 points. Chad Holley paced UML with 10 points.

Vermont (1-5) is the lone team in action Wednesday. The Catamounts begin play at the Golden State Challenge in San Fransisco by battling Illinois State at 11:15 p.m. UVM nearly ended Duke's 106-game home court win streak against non-conference opponent Sunday, taking the Blue Devils to the final possession before falling 91-90.

Recent Results

Tuesday, Nov. 26
Albany 70, at Rider 59 - Box Score
at Cincinnati 79, UMass Lowell 49 - Box Score
at Saint Peter's 70, Binghamton 57  - Box Score
at Towson 75, UMBC 60 - Box Score

Upcoming Action

Wednesday, Nov. 27
Vermont vs. Illinois State, 11:15 p.m. (Golden State Challenge) - Live Stats