Ohio vs Massachusetts

UMass 85, Ohio 76

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AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Jesse Morgan hit seven 3-pointers en route to a career-high 35 points and Massachusetts won its third straight game, beating Ohio 85-76 Wednesday.

Morgan, who had a previous career-high of 19, made 12 of 18 from the field, including 7 of 10 from beyond the arc. His scoring total fell just shy of the UMass (6-3) record (41) set by Billy Tindall in 1968.

Ohio (7-4) hit four 3-pointers over the first 5 minutes to jump out to an 18-6 advantage, but UMass used a 23-1 run to retake the lead, 29-19. Morgan, who sparked the run with a layup and capped it with a 3-pointer, scored 16 points during the spurt.

D.J. Cooper had 23 to lead Ohio, which rallied to a 55-all tie in the second half but watched UMass use another run, this time 11-0, to pull away. Morgan, again, sparked and capped the run with 3-pointers.

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Ohio Bobcats
I. Baltic, F351-80-210932
J. Smith, F111-10-04032
D. Cooper, G367-155-6710123
W. Offutt, G366-131-212318
N. Kellogg, G226-90-021415
R. Johnson161-30-00422
R. Keely153-50-04036
K. Green124-50-03028
T. Hall70-20-01000
T. Wilkins60-20-00010
S. Taylor40-10-00010
Totals 29-646-1035262376
 45.3%60% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F202-40-00115
T. Vinson, F201-66-94128
S. Carter, F151-22-42014
J. Morgan, G3812-184-531135
C. Williams, G302-75-70839
M. Esho263-61-23227
C. Lalanne233-66-8110112
F. Riley181-40-02113
T. Davis101-10-03302
Totals 26-5424-3535171285
 48.1%68.6% 
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E. Michigan9-918-15113
Toledo8-1017-15182
W. Michigan7-1113-19203

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Richmond7-1116-16121
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UMass6-1214-18170
George Mason5-1311-21202
Saint Louis5-1311-21206
La Salle4-149-22233
 
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