The men's basketball team captured five victories over break.

The team defeated University of Maine-Farmington 84-71, Plymouth State 74-68, Tufts 84-70, Husson 80-74, and Colby 62-47. They lost to St. Anselm 97-71 and Bates 57-54.

The Polar Bears gained the victory over Husson during overtime. Kyle Petrie '06 scored 25 points, five of which he scored during overtime. Sophomore Andrew Hippert scored 15 points and Kevin Bradley '07 finished with 10 points.

During the game against Colby, Petrie scored 16 points, Andrew Sargeantson '08 scored 15 points, and Hippert scored 10 points.

Bowdoin's victory against Colby moved the team up to 11-5 (2-1 NESCAC).

The Polar Bears will face Amherst at 7:00 p.m. tonight at Amherst and Trinity on Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at Trinity.