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Amherst College men's basketball defeats Elms

Aaron Toomey had 32 points and Northampton’s Willy Workman added 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Amherst College beat Elms College 79-63 Friday in the Pioneer Valley Men’s Basketball Classic at Westfield State University.

Toomey finished 7 for 10 from 3-point range. Tom Killian added 10 points in the win.

Amherst (5-0) will play Springfield College in the second round Saturday.

Westfield State 68, Springfield College 54 — Grant Cooper of Northampton had 11 points and four rebounds as the Owls (5-0) won in the Pioneer Valley Men’s Basketball Classic.

Keene State 81, UMass Dartmouth 76 — Jake Laga of Northampton had 10 points but the Corsairs (0-5, 0-1 LEC) fell at home.

Women’s hockey

Amherst 2, Wesleyan 1 — Megan Doyen and Geneva Lloyd each scored as the Lord Jeffs (2-3, 2-1 NESCAC) won at Orr Rink.

Men’s hockey

Amherst 3, Wesleyan 2 — The Jeffs received goals from three different players in the road win.

Glenn Stowell of Hadley made 25 saves in the loss.

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