Machias, ME- The University of Maine at Machias men's basketball team won a Yankee Conference game against the University of Maine at Augusta Wednesday night in the Reynolds Center. The Clippers scored plenty of points early in the game and forced the Moose into several turnovers leading to a 57-14 halftime score. The Moose played a good second half narrowing the deficit for a final score of 85-55.
The Clippers team saw every dressed player score points. Senior Karan Kakar hit a nice three point shot during the first half. Freshman Mike Martinez had 3 points and 5 assists.
The Clippers return to action on Friday night with the final home game of the season against the College of Saint Joseph (VT). This game will be senior night and the Clippers will recognize Karan Kakar, Jeremy Tolbert, Nate Burke and Zach Armstrong before the game. Tip for the game is 8 pm.