By Kenny McGovern
HANOVER, NH – The Marist men’s basketball team defeated Ivy League foe Dartmouth on Saturday afternoon. The Red Foxes earned their fourth-straight victory after defeating the Big Green 63-53.
Dartmouth started the first half with a 12-5 run against the Red Foxes. The Red Foxes started the game with a shot from behind the arc.
Josh Pascarelli hit a three-point field goal for the Red Foxes.
The Red Foxes countered with a 14-0 run to take a seven-point lead.
Marist entered the half up 34-23 over Dartmouth.
Josh Pascarelli led the way for the Red Foxes with 10 points.
The Red Foxes maintained a steady lead into the middle of the second half.
The Red Foxes led over the Big Green 46-39 at the 11-minute mark of the second half.
Dartmouth cut into the Red Foxes lead with 8:44 left in the game with a run of their own.
The Red Foxes led 48-47 against the Big Green.
Dartmouth took a 49-48 lead with five minutes left in the game against the Red Foxes.
The Red Foxes countered quickly with an and one opportunity from Allen.
The Red Foxes took control in the final minutes of the second half to regain a double-digit lead.