Women's Basketball Advances in NESCAC Playoffs
(Staff Photos by Rob Mattson/Amherst College, Office of Communications) Three players scored in double-figures for the third-seeded Amherst College womenâs basketball team as the Jeffs defeated sixth-seeded Colby College in NESCAC Quarterfinal action, 62-40, at LeFrak Gymnasium, on the Amherst College campus in Amherst, Mass., Saturday afternoon, February 21, 2015.

With the win, Amherst advances to the conference semifinals with its 110th-consecutive home win as they improve to 23-2 overall on the year, while the Mules fall to 16-9. The Jeffs will head to Medford, Mass. to play second-seeded Bowdoin in the semifinal round next Saturday at 4 p.m., while Colbyâs season more than likely comes to an end.
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