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
Middle Tenn.7-017-329
La. Tech6-114-6178
Marshall5-212-894
UAB5-212-8120
UT-San Antonio4-29-10294
Old Dominion4-311-8144
UTEP3-35-13339
Rice3-413-7167
Charlotte3-49-9229
Western Ky.3-49-11221
So. Miss3-46-13337
FAU1-65-13334
FIU1-65-15342
North Texas0-76-13307

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton6-115-428
VCU5-215-542
La Salle5-211-664
Richmond5-211-8121
Rhode Island4-212-649
St. Bona.4-212-6101
George Mason3-313-6134
Fordham3-49-11234
Davidson2-49-8104
Geo. Wash.2-410-9135
Saint Josephs2-49-9104
UMass2-512-890
Duquesne2-59-11207
Saint Louis1-65-14242
 
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NOVA 66
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TXTCH 46