Siena vs Massachusetts

UMass 82, Siena 78

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Chaz Williams scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half as Massachusetts rallied to defeat Siena 82-78 Friday night.

After Williams made his first basket with 5 seconds left in the first half, the Saints (3-6) took a 41-35 lead into the break in the Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase.

Siena still led 49-38 with 16:45 to play when the Minutemen (8-3) used a 19-5 run, capped by a Raphiael Putney dunk, to gain a 57-54 advantage with 11:25 left.

Freddie Riley hit three 3-pointers during the spurt, and tied his career high of six en route to 20 points.

The Saints regained a four-point lead, but UMass pushed ahead for good on Williams' three-point play with 3:06 remaining.

Siena's Kyle Downey scored 23 points and OD Anosike had his fifth straight double-double with 22 points and 14 rebounds, including six offensive.

The Minutemen lead the series 6-1.

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Siena Saints
O. Anosike, F408-156-12140222
O. Wignot, F263-30-01258
B. Walters, C210-31-26231
E. Hymes, G394-138-927316
K. Downey, G369-153-433023
R. Poole211-50-05302
D. Beard172-31-24216
Totals 27-5719-2937191478
 47.4%65.5% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F306-110-052213
S. Carter, F261-80-09032
T. Vinson, F153-52-21019
C. Williams, G358-185-546422
J. Morgan, G142-60-04214
J. Farrell281-62-25644
F. Riley287-130-030020
C. Lalanne143-62-32048
M. Esho100-10-04110
Totals 31-7411-1244172082
 41.9%91.7% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth6-214-570
St. Peters5-29-8190
Canisius5-312-790
Siena5-38-11184
Iona4-411-8118
Rider4-411-8192
Quinnipiac4-47-11255
Fairfield3-48-8171
Marist3-56-13260
Manhattan2-67-12230
Niagara2-65-14313

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Richmond5-011-6121
Dayton4-113-431
La Salle4-110-564
VCU4-214-536
St. Bona.4-212-6101
Rhode Island3-211-649
George Mason2-312-6113
Davidson2-39-7124
UMass2-412-787
Geo. Wash.2-410-9135
Duquesne2-49-10203
Saint Josephs2-48-993
Fordham2-48-11255
Saint Louis1-55-13243
 
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