Atkinson scores 20 points, Yale beats Albany 71-63
Four starters scored in double figures for Albany (3-7). Cameron Healy led with 15 points, Devonte Campbell and Adam Lulka scored 11 each and Ahmad Clark added 10 points. Clark entered the game averaging a team-high 20.2 points.
The Bulldogs, playing their second home game during a nonconference schedule that included a trip to Shanghai, improved to 2-0 at home.