Tuesday, January 9, 2007
The beat goes on for the undefeated Bentley men's basketball team. With junior guard Yusuf Abdul-Ali supplying a career-best 20 points, the Falcons ran their record to 15-0 with a 77-65 Northeast-10 Conference win over Franklin Pierce at the Dana Center in Waltham.
The Falcons, ranked fourth nationally in Division 2, also received 13 points from senior post Jeff Holmes and sophomore guard Lew Finnegan. Freshman guard Jason Westrol added 10 points and five rebounds. Holmes, who has converted 27 of his last 32 shots, was 5-of-6 from the floor. The 6-foot-4 Finnegan had a career-high nine rebounds.
Bentley hits the road for Le Moyne College on Saturday afternoon.
-- Craig Larson