Colgate beats Dartmouth 65-60
HANOVER, N.H. (AP)—Mike Venezia scored a team-high 14 points and Yaw Gyawu added 13 points as Colgate rallied for a 65-60 win over Dartmouth on Saturday night.
Alex Woodhouse added 12 points and six rebounds for Colgate (2-0), which trailed 32-26 at the intermission before falling behind by seven earlier in the second half.
The Raiders, however, scored nine straight points to take a 36-34 lead with 15:49 remaining.
Alex Barnett led Dartmouth (0-3) with 22 points and led all players with nine rebounds. David Rufful added 10 points, all in the first half.
Colgate led by as many as 11 points with 9:22 left, and the closest Dartmouth would come was four points with 18 seconds remaining.
Colgate shot 53 percent for the game making 22-of-42 field goal attempts, while Dartmouth managed only 38 percent.