Utah vs Massachusetts

UMass 89, Utah 75


PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) - Jesse Morgan had 15 points, all coming on 3-pointers, as Massachusetts beat Utah 90-75 on Friday night.

Chaz Williams added 14 points, Javorn Farrell and Freddie Riley 13 apiece and Raphiael Putney 12 for the Minutemen (5-1) in their second-round win in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament.

The teams traded leads until Morgan knocked down his second 3 of the game to put UMass up 27-24 with 9:31 left in the opening half. He hit his third trey 35 seconds later for a 30-27 advantage and the Minutemen led the rest of the way.

After Utah (1-4) pulled back within two points, Morgan dropped his fourth and fifth 3-pointers on the night for a 41-33 UMass lead with 3:36 before halftime. The Minutemen cruised from there.

UMass plays College of Charleston in the tournament's fifth-place game Saturday, while Utah takes on UNC Asheville for seventh place.

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B. Wilkinson, F273-50-03046
J. Washburn, C323-55-650211
C. Hines, G322-83-42019
C. Martin, G233-30-12017
J. Watkins, G227-112-237016
K. Storey214-52-432212
A. Odunsi141-22-34004
D. Farr132-40-22215
K. Perkins62-20-00014
J. Dawson50-01-20201
G. Matthews50-00-00000
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T. Vinson, F182-70-01025
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F. Riley, G214-91-203113
J. Morgan235-70-002115
R. Putney185-70-041212
S. Carter132-41-11035
M. Esho91-22-41154
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A. McCarthy20-00-00000
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