BOSTON, Mass. – For the first time since the 2010-11 season and seventh time in program history, the Wentworth Institute of Technology men’s basketball team is headed to the championship game of the Commonwealth Coast Conference Tournament. The fourth-seeded Leopards advanced with a 70-61 victory over the eighth-seeded University of New England behind Cesar Fulcar’s (Watertown, Mass.) career night. The freshman guard scored a game and career-high 21 points, going 7-for-9 from the floor, which included going 4-for-5 from behind the arc and added five rebounds and four assists.
The Leopards improve to 14-13 on the season and will travel to second-seeded Endicott on Saturday, seeking their first conference championship since 2007, while the Nor’Easters – who were making an appearance in the tournament for the first time since 2010 – end their season with an 8-19 record. Continue reading
BOSTON, Mass. –Sophomore Kamahl Walker (Worcester, Mass.) scored a game-high 29 points to pace the Endicott College men’s basketball team to its 10th straight win, a 79-70 triumph over Wentworth Institute of Technology in Commonwealth Coast Conference action played at Tansey Gymnasium.
With the win the Gulls improve to 19-5 overall and remain a game behind league-leading Nichols at 15-2 in CCC play while the Leopards fall to 12-12 (10-7). Continue reading
BOSTON, Mass. – Three players scored double digits for the visiting Lions, including junior Justin Wagner (Oklahoma City, Okla.) who went 5-for-15 from behind the arc for a game-high 15 points as the Eastern Nazarene College men’s basketball team defeated , as the Wentworth Institute of Technology 66-45, in Commonwealth Coast Conference action at Tansey Gymnasium.
With the win the Lions improve to 18-3 overall and 11-3 in CCC play while the Leopards see their four-game win streak come to an end, falling to 10-11 (8-6). Continue reading
BOSTON, Mass. – Senior Nico Donato (Glastonbury, Conn.) shot 8-for-10 on the floor, including a pair of 3-pointers to finish with a career-high 20 points, as the Wentworth Institute of Technology men’s basketball team snapped a five-game losing streak with an 81-50 win over Curry in Commonwealth Coast Conference action Saturday afternoon at Tansey Gymnasium.
With the win the Leopards improve to 7-10 overall and 5-5 in conference play while the Colonels saw their two-game winning streak come to an end and sit at 4-13 (2-8). Continue reading