BIDDEFORD, Maine - Devin Thompson scored a game-high 22 points as the University of New England narrowly defeated Curry College, 68-65, on Tuesday evening (Feb. 17) in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) men's basketball action at the Harold Alfond Forum.
Thompson nailed 4-of-7 from downtown and made all eight of his free throws to pace the Nor'easters (7-17, 5-12 CCC), while Evrim Ozkan totaled 15 points and six rebounds. CJ Autry contributed nine points and a team-best 11 boards, and Drew Coveney also had nine points to go with four steals.
The Nor'easters will conclude their regular season Saturday when they head to Rhode Island to face Roger Williams University in a game set to tip-off at 3 p.m.
Curry finishes its season Saturday at home versus Salve Regina University (3 p.m.).