Charlotte vs Massachusetts

UMass 85, Charlotte 75

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AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Raphiael Putney and Chaz Williams scored 19 points apiece, leading Massachusetts to an 85-75 win over Charlotte on Wednesday night.

Terrell Vinson added 18 points and Sean Carter 15 for the Minutemen (13-4, 2-1 Atlantic-10 Conference), who have won seven of their last eight games. UMass got back on track after having its season-high six-game losing snapped the last time out, 82-75 on Sunday at La Salle.

UMass opened the game on a 12-2 run and never looked back, leading for the entire contest. The Minutemen led by 11 points at halftime and held on despite being edged 42-41 in the second half by the 49ers.

Putney, whose scoring output was a career high, also pulled down a game-high 10 rebounds for UMass, which outrebounded Charlotte 36-25.

Chris Braswell scored 31 points to pace the 49ers (9-6, 2-1).

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Charlotte 49ers
J. Barnett, F322-70-02445
D. Mayfield, F317-140-144415
C. Braswell, C369-1510-1192431
P. Henry, G305-100-123413
D. Green, G192-60-00406
J. Briscoe231-60-02323
K. Sherrill121-50-02022
E. Nickerson110-30-01120
T. Williams60-10-03010
Totals 27-6710-1327212375
 40.3%76.9% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F358-130-0103019
T. Vinson, F334-78-1075318
S. Carter, C316-63-581315
C. Williams, G375-108-856219
J. Morgan, G253-42-21039
J. Farrell190-14-40124
M. Esho110-21-23011
F. Riley90-40-02000
Totals 26-4726-3138161485
 55.3%83.9% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton14-425-822
St. Bona.14-422-930
VCU14-425-1137
Saint Joes13-528-821
Geo. Wash.11-728-1068
Davidson10-820-1364
Rhode Island9-917-15120
Fordham8-1017-14176
Richmond7-1116-16121
Duquesne6-1217-17162
UMass6-1214-18170
George Mason5-1311-21202
Saint Louis5-1311-21206
La Salle4-149-22233
 
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