Lindo grabs 1000th board

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Hugh Lindo's 10th rebound on Saturday gave him 1,000 in his career, and he added 15 more for good measure.
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Hugh Lindo grabbed 25 rebounds, including the 1000th of his career, to help Eastern Connecticut defeat Southern Maine 73-51 on Saturday afternoon.

Eastern Connecticut grabbed 62 rebounds in the game, including 30 on the offensive side and 11 of those from Lindo.

Lindo, who is averaging 14.0 rebounds per game, needs 22 to pass Lou Chartier for first place in Warriors' history.

Lindo also had three blocks, adding to his program record.

Lindo entered the weekend ranked 17th in Division III men's basketball in rebounds per game. Sam Johnson of Gordon College led the nation with 17.6 per game.