Dartmouth hands UNH 10th straight loss 76-68
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Ian Sistare scored 21 points and Dartmouth rallied in the second half to defeat New Hampshire 76-68 on Sunday.
Dartmouth trailed 49-42 with 13:12 to go when the Big Green outscored the Wildcats 28-11 over the next 11 minutes led by 10 points from Aaryn Rai and the team’s 12-of-14 shooting from the free-throw line. The Wildcats got within four after David Watkins’ 3-point play with 1:23 left before Dartmouth scored seven consecutive points from the line.
Chris Knight added 17 points and Rai 13 for Dartmouth (9-6), who made 29 of 38 free throws to just 11 of 13 for UNH (2-11).
Watkins had a career-high 24 points with 11 rebounds for UNH, which has lost 10 straight, its last four by single digits. Jordan Reed added 13 points. Josh Hopkins (10 ppg), who missed the prior six games with a foot injury, returned to score eight points.