Iroegbu leads Stony Brook past New Hampshire 72-63
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — UC Iroegbu hit three 3-pointers and scored 17 points and Stony Brook defeated New Hampshire 72-63 on Sunday to split the season series and join the Wildcats in fifth place in the America East Conference.
Junior Saintel added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Seawolves (11-17, 6-8), who avenged a two-point loss to New Hampshire on Jan. 21.
Tanner Leissner scored 27 points on 11-of-17 shooting for the Wildcats (10-18, 6-8), who have lost three straight.
Vermont beats UNH 71-58 for 15th straight victory
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Cam Ward scored 14 points and Drew Urquhart and Everett Duncan added 13 each as Vermont defeated New Hampshire 71-58 on Thursday night for the Catamounts' 15th consecutive victory.
Vermont (22-5, 12-0 America East) also ran its home winning streak to 22 and its regular-season conference win streak to 33.
Lyles leads UMBC past UNH 68-59 despite Leissner’s record
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Jairus Lyles scored 18 points, Jourdan Grant added 14 and UMBC won at New Hampshire for the first time in six years, 68-59, on Sunday.
The Retrievers (18-8, 9-3 American East), down two at halftime, made 12 of 21 field goals (67 percent), including their last six, and 14 of 20 free throws in the second half while limiting the Wildcats (10-16, 6-6) to 31 percent from the field and 4 of 7 from the line.
Leissner, Camara lead New Hampshire to 71-56 win over Maine
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Tanner Leissner scored 21 points, Iba Camara added 15 points and 16 rebounds and New Hampshire rallied from an 11-point second-half deficit to beat Maine 71-56 on Thursday night.
Elijah Jordan had 13 points and Evan Horn scored 10 for New Hampshire (10-15, 6-5 America East).
Cremo scores 31 points, Albany beats New Hampshire 83-74
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Joe Cremo scored a career-high 31 points and Albany pulled away late in the second half to beat New Hampshire 83-74 on Saturday night.
Albany (18-7, 6-4 America East Conference) dropped a three-point decision to New Hampshire (9-15, 5-5) on Jan. 6, and now has won 10 of the last 14 games against the Wildcats.
Hartford tops New Hampshire 79-62 for Gallagher’s 100th win
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Jason Dunne scored 24 points with six 3-pointers, J.R. Lynch added 17 points, and Hartford beat New Hampshire 79-62 on Wednesday night for coach John Gallagher's 100th career win, ending a six-game skid against the Wildcats.
John Carroll scored 12 points and Jack Hobbs added 11 for the Hawks (13-10, 6-3 America East Conference), who hit 11 3-pointers and shot 55.1 percent from the field to New Hampshire's 36.4 percent. George Blagojevic grabbed 11 rebounds.
Camara sets rebounding mark, UNH tops Stony Brook 53-51
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Iba Camara became New Hampshire's all-time rebounder, scored the final five points and blocked a last-second shot in a 53-51 victory over Stony Brook on Sunday.
With Stony Brook leading 51-48, Camara drove and scored with 1:28 left then added three free throws in the final minute before rejecting Jaron Cornish's shot at the rim as time ran out.
Vermont wins 8th straight game, beats New Hampshire 67-56
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Trae Bell-Haynes scored 20 points and Vermont extended its string of consecutive America East Conference victories to 26 with a 67-56 win over New Hampshire on Thursday night.
The Catamounts now have won eight straight after winning the 150th meeting between the twin state rivals.
Leissner leads New Hampshire past UMass Lowell 74-62
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Tanner Leissner had 26 points and 12 rebounds, Iba Camara added 17 boards and New Hampshire beat UMass Lowell 74-62 on Monday night.
It was Leissner's ninth 20-plus game this season and his seventh double-double.
Leissner’s FTs help New Hampshire beat Binghamton 71-67
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Tanner Leissner scored 20 points, including a pair of free throws with six seconds left, to help New Hampshire hold off Binghamton 71-67 on Wednesday night.
It was New Hampshire coach Bill Herrion's 400th career win, 163 of which have been with the Wildcats (6-11, 1-1 America East).
Binghamton (9-8, 0-2) trailed 67-61 with a minute left, but J.C. Show hit a 3-pointer and Willie Rodriguez made a pair of free throws to pull within three points before Leissner's final free throws.
New Hampshire holds off Albany 64-61
DURHAM, New Hampshire (AP) — Tanner Leissner scored 19 points, Josh Hopkins added 13 off the bench, and New Hampshire's reserves helped spark the Wildcats to a 64-61 win over Albany on Saturday in their America East Conference home opener.
Iba Camara grabbed 12 rebounds for the Wildcats (5-11, 1-1), whose bench outscored Albany's 31-6. New Hampshire, ranked second in the conference behind Albany in rebounding, outrebounded the Great Danes 41-34 and made 10 3-pointers.
Lyles scores 27, UMBC rallies to beat New Hampshire, 71-67
BALTIMORE (AP) — Jairus Lyles scored 27 points and UMBC used a late rally to get past New Hampshire, 71-67, in the America East Conference opener for both teams Wednesday night.
The victory was the eighth straight on the Retrievers' home floor and their ninth win in their last 12 games. But it was just their second win over the Wildcats in the last eight meetings.
UMBC used an 8-0 run fueled by a 3-point play by Lyles, then took the lead for good on a Lyles layup with 5:22 to go.
Leissner’s season-high sparks UNH romp over Dartmouth, 83-66
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Tanner Leissner scored a season-high 32 points, hitting all four of his shots from behind the three-point arc, combining with Jacoby Armstrong to score 53 points and New Hampshire rolled over in-state rival Dartmouth, 83-66 to win the Battle of the Granite State Saturday night.
The pair helped the Wildcats shoot 50 percent (27 of 54) from the field. Leissner hit 9 of 16, including 4 of 4 from deep, while Armstrong was 8 of 10 from the floor and 4 of 4 from the line.
5 in double figures as New Hampshire rolls to 111-31 win
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Tanner Leissner and Iba Camara combined for 31 points and 18 rebounds in just a dozen minutes as New Hampshire cruised past Division III Lyndon College 111-31 on Saturday.
Dukes, Scott help Niagara pull away late, beat New Hampshire
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Kahlil Dukes and Matt Scott scored all of Niagara's points during a 13-2 run over the final four minutes and the Purple Eagles beat New Hampshire 78-70 on Tuesday night.
Dukes hit eight 3-pointers — the second-highest single-game total in program history — and finished with a career-high 31 points. Scott scored 27 and grabbed eight rebounds for Niagara (4-5).
Boston University holds off New Hampshire 70-69
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Cedric Hankerson scored 17 points, Javante McCoy had the winning free throw, and Boston University held off New Hampshire 70-69 on Wednesday night.
Max Mahoney added 15 points and six rebounds for the Terriers (3-3), who won their third straight on the road.
Nelson, Motuzis lead American past New Hampshire, 74-70
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson and Larry Motuzis combined to score 46 point and grab 15 rebounds to power American University to its first win, a 74-70 win at New Hampshire Tuesday night.
Nelson knocked down 15 points in the first half to stake American to a 46-32 lead at the break.
Nelson hit 8 of 20 shots from the field, including 4 of 9 from deep to finish with 26 points and eight rebounds. Motuzis made 4 of 12 shots from deep and added 20 points.
Leissner has 22 and 14, New Hampshire rolls in opener 95-39
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Tanner Leissner had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and New Hampshire opened its season Friday with a 95-39 romp over Division III Wheelock College.
Leissner made 10 of 15 shots to surpass 1,400 for his career (1,403) and into fifth on a Wildcats' career scoring list. Jacoby Armstrong added 22 points, and Iba Camara and Josh Hopkins combined for 23 off the bench.