SECOND HALF SURGE LIFTS COLBY PAST HAMILTON, 71-59
Colby trailed 31-25 at the half, but used a full-court press to force Hamilton into 10 turnovers, most of which resulted in easy Colby baskets. The White Mules outscored the Continentals 46-28 in the second half.
Hamilton controlled most of the first half, as they connected on 52% (13-25) shots, and were a perfect five of five from the foul line. However, Colby regrouped at the half, and opened the second stanza with a 22-6 run. Sophomore Erin Cole-Karagory added 20 points for Colby, who improved to 14-7. Hamilton, which lost their 13th straight game, was led by senior Ashley Merriman, who had 22 points and a game-high 13 rebounds.