Wednesday, January 5, 2011

MIT Rallies to Defeat Tufts

Image Courtesy of Dawn Anderson

MIT ended tonight's game against Tufts University on an 18-6 run over the final 7 minutes, to erase a 10-point deficit and pull out a close, 71-69, non-conference win. MIT was led by Mitchell Kates, who had 18 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. Will Tashman was also big for The Engineers, posting a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds in 40 minutes of action. Freshman Nick Davis also played well, scoring 15 points on 5-5 shooting.

Visit the official MIT Athletics website for the full game recap and the boxscore.

MIT opens conference play this Saturday, January 8, when they host Babson College at 2:00 PM.