It was more like the Fourth of July than New Year's Eve at the Events Center on Sunday afternoon as the Binghamton Bearcats women's basketball team made 14 of 26 three-point tries to explode to an 80-64 win over the Dartmouth Big Green.  The Bearcats took control in the early going and led 28-12 after the first period.  Dartmouth never led in the game.

The Bearcats had four players in double figures in scoring.  The leading scorer in America East, Imani Watkins, paced BU with 24 points.  Kai Moon was right behind with 19 points while Jasmine Sina added 15 and Alyssa James chipped in with a dozen.  Olivia Smith led Dartmouth with 17 points.

The Bearcats finished the non-conference portion of their schedule with a 9-4 record.

WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo  Dartmouth falls to 8-5.  The Big Green out of the Ivy League suffered its second straight loss to an America East opponent.  Albany defeated Dartmouth 76-61 in Albany on Saturday afternoon.

The Bearcats begin America East play on Saturday, January 6 in Maine against the Black Bears.  That game will be broadcast on CBS Sports Radio 1360 AM with Jonny Wincott calling the action beginning at 12:45 PM.  The game can also be heard on