Central Connecticut State vs Massachusetts

UMass 97, CCSU 65

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AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Raphiael Putney and Chaz Williams had 18 points apiece, leading five double-figure scorers for Massachusetts in a 97-65 rout of Central Connecticut State on Friday night.

Freddie Riley added 14 points, Cady Lalanne 12 and Terrell Vinson 10 for the Minutemen (11-3). UMass has now won a season-high five straight games since an 83-75 loss to Miami on Dec. 3.

The Minutemen cruised the entire way, putting together a 16-4 run out of the starting gate and taking a 47-32 lead at the break. UMass outscored the Blue Devils 50-33 in the second to ease to victory.

UMass shot 54.3 percent from the floor (38 of 70), including a 41.4 mark from 3-point range (12 of 29). The Blue Devils managed just 34.9 percent overall (22 of 63), with a dismal 6.7 mark from long range (1 of 15).

Robby Ptacek had a game-high 21 points to lead CCSU (5-7).

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Scoreboard
Central Connecticut State (5-7)323365
Massachusetts (11-3) «475097

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Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
K. Horton, F335-116-6124416
J. Efese, F161-20-01032
R. Ptacek, G367-157-703021
K. Vinales, G332-122-21106
M. McMillan, G312-60-03224
A. Burbage201-40-02143
S. Mickell163-95-521011
D. Simmons101-30-01022
T. Allen40-10-21010
M. LaPorte10-00-00010
Totals 22-6320-2225121765
 34.9%90.9% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F227-111-182218
T. Vinson, F153-43-330410
S. Carter, C224-50-17228
C. Williams, G297-102-424118
J. Morgan, G263-100-01736
J. Farrell261-50-04442
F. Riley255-100-133014
M. Esho151-31-36043
C. Lalanne145-100-081112
A. McCarthy62-22-22016
Totals 38-709-1548232297
 54.3%60% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-420-16150
LIU-Brooklyn13-520-12224
Wagner11-716-14245
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
Bryant9-912-20286
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
CCSU4-146-23344
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266
 
Other games
W Mich 70 Final
DUKE 110
Missouri 75 Final
Old Dom 68
Towson 50 Final
Virginia 57
MRST 73 Final
E Illinois 40
RED 43 Final
SDSU 94