Vermont 53, Quinnipiac 46
Brian Voelkel recodred a double-double with 14 points and 10
rebounds to lead Vermont past Quinnipiac 53-46 Saturday in
Trey Blue added 13 points off the bench for Vermont (5-3).
After two free throws by Jamee Jackson cut Quinnipiac’s (3-5)
deficit to 35-34 with 5:58 remaining in the second half, Vermont
went on a 12-4 run to take a 47-38 lead with 1:32 left to play.
Voelkel sparked the Catamounts with two 3-pointers during the
Quinnipiac converted on just 3 field goals in the final 1:30
while Vermont made 6 of 9 free throws in the same time span to
close out the game.
Vermont held the advantage from the free throw line in the
second half, converting on seven more free throws than
Ike Azotam finished with 13 points and nine rebounds, and Garvey
Young chipped in with a double-double, 10 points and 10