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