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UMass makes 15 3-pointers in 101-76 win over Niagara

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) Luwane Pipkins made seven 3-pointers and scored a career-high 34 points to help UMass beat Niagara 101-76 on Sunday.

Carl Pierre added four 3s and Rayshawn Miller made three more as the Minutemen (2-1) were 15 of 26 from distance. The school record is 16, last coming in 2015 against Clemson.

Pipkins, a sophomore, scored a previous high of 27 points last season against Kennesaw State - helped by a career-best eight 3-pointers. He was 12 of 18 from the floor against Niagara, missed only three 3s, and made all three of his free throws. Pierre finished with 16 points and Miller 14.

UMass was only ahead 39-28 in the first half until the Purple Eagles went scoreless for the final three minutes of the first half to trail by 18 points.

Matt Scott led Niagara (1-2) with 26 points and Kahlil Dukes had 16 points and eight assists. The Purple Eagles were 4 of 16 from distance.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Niagara 1-2 284876
home team logo Massachusetts 2-1 4655101
Team Stats
away team logo Niagara 1-2 72.4 PPG 39 RPG 10.7 APG
home team logo Massachusetts 2-1 70.7 PPG 37.6 RPG 14.6 APG
Key Players
11
M. Prochet 15.7 PPG 7.3 RPG 1.7 APG 42.1 FG%
2
L. Pipkins 16.0 PPG 4.9 RPG 5.2 APG 34.7 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB