Score: Tufts 88, Emerson 42
Records: Emerson Lions (7-4, 0-0 NEWMAC) ; Tufts Jumbos (9-0, 0-0 NESCAC)
Location: Boston, Mass. (Brown & Plofker Gym)
Date: Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
INSIDE THE NUMBERS
- The Lions had two players in double figures, Clydesdale and S. Boyle. Clydesdale was one rebound shy of a double double with nine.
- Quinn Madden (Mokena, Ill.) scored seven and Charlie Boyle (Scotts Valley, Calif.) had seven and six as started for the Lions.
- Rachel Davey (Saratoga, Calif.) led all bench players with five points for Emerson.
- Tufts had four players in double figures, with Cailian Harrington leading the team with 17.
- Jac Knapp and Emily Briggs each had 16 points for the Judos while Molly Ryan had 11 points and 9 rebounds.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Emerson opened the game with the first two points on a layup by S. Boyle.
- The Jumbos went on a 25-5 run after this to open up a 25-7 lead at the end of the first quarter.
- The Lions scored 10 points in the second quarter, compared to the Jumbos 19 and were behind 44-17 at halftime.
- The Lions had a strong quarter in the third, scoring 13 behind Sam Boyle.
- The Lions were outscored 14-12 in the final frame to give the Jumbos the victory, 88-42.
- The Lions are off until after the new year when they take on the Simmons Sharks away from home on December 5th at 1:00pm.
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