|Albany College of Pharmacy||UM-Fort Kent|
ALBANY, New York — The University of Maine-Fort Kent men’s basketball team went on a 30-12 run that spanned eight minutes during the second half to blow the game open and beat Albany Pharmacy College, 98-66 on Tuesday night.
Fred Sanchez hit five 3-point shots and finished with 16 for UMFK. Will White had 11 of his 13 in the second half and Benson Arogbo had 15 points and 12 rebounds for the Bengals.
Joe McCloskey had 11 and Stephon Bell had 12 for a very balanced UMFK attack while UMFK outrebounded ACPHS 53-31. The Bengals also forced 28 turnovers.
On Monday night in Buffalo, New York, UMFK beat Villa Maria College in a USCAA matchup, 80-78.
Travis Harlin hit a jumper with 45 seconds to go and the Bengals got two defensive stops the last coming with 8 seconds remaining for the win.
Rosevelt Smith Jr. led the Bengals with 17 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists. Sanchez hit three crucial second-half 3-pointers and Will White came off the bench and added 13 points. The Bengals outrebounded VMC 45-29.