Vermont beats Dartmouth in 11 straight, wins 73-59
Vermont (10-4) has beaten Dartmouth (9-7) in 11 straight games, it longest active winning streak against a nonconference opponent. Lamb also surpassed 1,000 career points, the 12th Catamount to reach the milestone during his junior season or sooner.
Chris Knight scored 19 points on 8-of-24 shooting, grabbed 12 rebounds and blocked three shots to lead Dartmouth. Brendan Barry made three 3-pointers and finished with 13 points, and Ian Sistare chipped in with 11.
The Catamounts never trailed and built a 36-28 halftime lead. Lamb eclipsed 1,000 points with a layup with 5:44 left in the first half.
Vermont opens America East Conference play at Albany on Saturday. Dartmouth plays next on Jan. 12 at home against Harvard its Ivy League opener.