Horton scores 24 to lift Albany past New Hampshire 70-65

Feb 19, 2022, 2:22 AM | Updated: 4:23 pm

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Jamel Horton had a career-high 24 points as Albany edged past New Hampshire 70-65 on Saturday.

Horton hit 9 of 11 from the free throw line.

Matt Cerruti had 13 points for Albany (12-15, 8-7 America East Conference), which ended its four-game home losing streak. Jarvis Doles added seven rebounds.

Jayden Martinez had 21 points for the Wildcats (12-12, 7-8). Nick Guadarrama added 17 points, seven rebounds and five assists.

The Great Danes evened the season series against the Wildcats. New Hampshire defeated Albany 64-62 on Jan. 8.

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Horton scores 24 to lift Albany past New Hampshire 70-65