Men's basketball defeats Maine Maritime

Contact: William Sodoma
Date: January 8, 2008
CASTINE, Maine --- Sophomore forward Adam Choice finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds to power the Colby College men's basketball team to a 72-54 win over Maine Maritime Academy on Tuesday night in non-conference play.

Choice shot 10-for-12 from the foul line and added three steals. Mark Gaudet added 12 points on 2-for-3 shooting from 3-point range, while Artie Cutrone had 10 points and four steals. Preston Decker contributed six points and seven rebounds for Colby (8-4), Mac Simpson had eight points, and Michael Russell tossed in seven points.

Neil Stewart led Maine Maritime, which trailed 40-29 at halftime, with 17 points.

Colby plays host to Husson College at 7 p.m. Thursday.

COLBY 72, MAINE MARITIME 54

COLBY (8-4)

Adam Choice 6-10 10-12 23; Mark Gaudet 3-7 4-4 12; Artie Cutrone 5-8 0-1 10; Preston Decker 1-5 4-5 6; Mac Simpson 3-10 0-0 8; Michael Russell 3-5 1-4 7; Justin Sherman 2-6 1-2 6; David Chase 0-0 0-0 0; Gil Haylon 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 23-53 20-28 72.

MAINE MARITIME (3-7)

Neil Stewart 7-11 2-2 17; Derek DiFrede rico 6-13 2-3 16; Jake Manner 3-3 3-4 9; Michael Wharff 2-8 0-0 6; Chad Paddock 2-4 0-4 4; Adam Haskell 1-7 0-1 2; Jarred Sternbergh 0-2 0-0 0; Joe MulCahy 0-1 0-0 0; Bryant Ciomei 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 21-52 7-14 54.

Colby......................... 40 32 - 72

Maine Maritime................ 29 25 - 54

3-point goals-COLMB 6-16 (Mac Simpson 2-6; Mark Gaudet 2-3; Adam Choice 1-1; Justin Sherman 1-3; Gil Haylon 0-2; Artie Cutrone 0-1), Maine Maritime 5-19 (Michael Wharff 2-5; Derek DiFrederico 2-6; Neil Stewart 1-3; Jarred Sternbergh 0-1; Joe MulCahy 0-1; Bryant Ciomei 0-3). Fouled out--COLMB-None, Maine Maritime-None. Rebounds-COLMB 39 (Adam Choice 10), Maine Maritime 31 (Chad Paddock 8). Assists-COLMB 6 (Artie Cutrone 2), Maine Maritime 8 (Adam Haskell 2; Derek DiFrederico 2; Neil Stewart 2). Total fouls-COLMB 15, Maine Maritime 19.


 
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