Men's Basketball Falls in Non-Conference Game at Husson

Blake Gordon had 12 points off the bench in the loss at Husson
Blake Gordon had 12 points off the bench in the loss at Husson

BANGOR, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's basketball team suffered a 93-72 non-conference loss to Husson on Tuesday evening.

The Polar Bears fall to 9-8 on the year while the Eagles improve to 15-4.

Game Highlights

  • The teams traded baskets in the early going and Bowdoin held a 25-23 lead midway through the opening period following a Lucas Hausman jumper
  • Husson rolled off a 13-0 run, sparked by a trio of three-pointers to take a 36-25 advantage
  • Bowdoin replied with a 5-0 run to close the gap to 36-30 before Husson ended the half on a 12-1 run to take a 45-31 advantage at the break
  • The Polar Bears could not get within 11 points in the second half as the Eagles slowly pulled away

By The Numbers

  • Hausman led all scorers with 28 points, including 4-7 from three-point range
  • Hugh O'Neil had 14 points and ten rebounds while Blake Gordon pitched in 12 points off the bench for Bowdoin
  • Raheem Anderson led Husson with 22 points 
  • Bowdoin connected on just 36% of their shots for the game compared to 52% for Husson

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears will look to get back into the win column with a big road weekend of NESCAC contests at Hamilton on Friday at 7:00 p.m. and at Middlebury on Saturday at 3:00 p.m.