Eric Savage, Men's Basketball

Eric Savage, Senior - Men’s Basketball

Savage scored 27 points in the NESCAC Championship Game against Colby College at Cousens Gym on Sunday, including a deep three with two seconds left in regulation to send the game to overtime where Tufts won 102-94 in the second OT. He had another big three in the first overtime and finished the game with 12 rebounds and six assists. Including 15 points, six rebounds and three steals in the semifinal win over Trinity College on Saturday at Cousens, Savage averaged 21.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 2.0 steals for the weekend. He also received the NESCAC Player of the Week award for leading the Jumbos to their first conference title.