NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Freshman Azar Swain came off the bench to score a career-high 20 points and Yale breezed to a 107-42 win over Division III member Curry College on Sunday.
Swain buried 8 of 12 shots from the floor, including 3 of 5 from 3-point range, and added four assists. Trey Phills added 18 points on 7-of-9 shooting and four assists for the Bulldogs (2-3). Paul Atkinson contributed 13 points and nine rebounds, Alex Copeland had 10 points and five assists and Eric Monroe scored 10.
Hills and Monroe knocked down 3s to open the game and Yale never trailed. The Bulldogs shot 59.7 percent (43 of 72) from the floor, including 40.7 percent shooting from long range (11 of 27).
Kieran Carroll and Barak Swartzz each scored 10 for the Colonels, who were playing Yale for the first time. Curry College connected on 17 of 58 shots from the floor (29.3 percent) and made 7 of 28 3-pointers (25 percent).
Yale had a 48-28 advantage on the boards and forced 21 turnovers, while committing only eight.