Mass. College Hoops: No. 5 Tufts Tops RIC, Remains Unbeaten

Kelsey Morehead led all scorers on Tuesday with 13 points in Tufts University's 21st victory of the season! (Photo Credit: Tufts University Athletics)
Kelsey Morehead led all scorers on Tuesday evening with 13 points in Tufts University’s 21st victory of the season! (Photo Credit: Tufts University Athletics)

By Matt Noonan 

Tufts University’s women’s basketball team picked up their 21st win of the season, as the Jumbos defeated Rhode Island College in Medford on Tuesday evening, 52-35.

RIC freshman Vandell Andrade pulled down career-best 15 rebounds, as well as recorded four points in the loss, while Tufts’ Kelsey Morehead led all scorers with 13 points.

The Jumbos led the Anchorwomen, 28-14 at the break, and netted an additional 24 points during the final 20 minutes to seal the win.

Kate Barnosky finished with nine points, while Hayley Kanner and Ali Rocchi each added eight.

Tufts finished 6 of 9 from the stripe and forced RIC to turn the ball over 20 times, too.

The Jumbos will enjoy a few days off before they travel to Trinity College on Friday and Amherst College on Saturday.

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