Vermont 72, Yale 60

Nick Vier scored 17 points to lead Vermont in a 72-60 win over

Yale on Monday night.

Joey Accaoui added 14 points for the Catamounts (6-4), while

Maurice Joseph chipped in with 13 points.

Vermont has now won four games in a row. With the win, the

Catamounts now lead the all-time series 11-10.

Vermont led 34-32 at halftime, and held a 62-60 lead with 2:54

remaining in the second half. But the Bulldogs (3-6) failed to

score again the rest of the way, and Vermont ended the game with a

10-0 run.

In the last 4 minutes of play, Yale committed four turnovers and

shot 1-for-3 from the field.

Michael Sands led the Bulldogs with 15 points, while Alex

Zampier chipped in with 13.

Vermont was outrebounded 33-29, but scored 23 points off of

Yale’s 16 turnovers. The Catamounts shot 51.1 percent from the

field (24-for-47).