WATERVILLE, Maine -- Sean Gilmore finished with a team-high 12 points for the Colby College men's basketball team in an 84-70 setback to eighth-ranked Tufts University on Saturday at Wadsworth Gymnasium.
Everett Dayton was 5-for-8 from the field for a game-high 15 points and dished five assists for the Jumbos. Tarik Smith had a game-high seven assists and scored 11 points, Ben Engvall was 5-for-5 from the field for 11 points, Vincent Pace also had 11 points and blocked two shots, and Tom Palleschi had 10 points, nine rebounds, and two blocks.
The Jumbos shot 54.8 percent (17-for-31) from the field in the first half and held the Mules to 28.2 percent (11-for-39) shooting to take a 47-26 margin at halftime. Smith had all 11 of his points in the opening half.