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Lutete scores 34, leads UMass Lowell past Loyola (MD) 97-79

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) Christian Lutete scored a career-high 34 points to lead UMass Lowell to a 97-79 victory over Loyola (Maryland) on Friday night.

UMass Lowell (7-7) improves to 5-0 at home. Loyola (4-8) has lost three of its last four games.

Lutete was 12 of 18 from the floor with three 3-pointers, and was 7 of 10 from the free-throw line. Obadiah Noel added 16 points, a season-high nine rebounds and a career-best five assists for the River Hawks. Ryan Jones and Alex Rivera had 13 points apiece, and Josh Gantz chipped in 10.

Andrew Kostecka scored 23 points and Brent Holcombe added 16 points to lead Loyola.

The River Hawks used a 15-4 stretch that included a 3-pointer from Gantz to take a 67-52 lead with 10 minutes left. Loyola cut the deficit to nine but didn't get closer. UMass Lowell led by as many as 23 points.

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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 Loyola-Maryland 4-8 354479
home team logo UMass Lowell 7-7 455297
Team Stats
away team logo Loyola-Maryland 4-8 72.9 PPG 34.7 RPG 14.0 APG
home team logo UMass Lowell 7-7 76.8 PPG 38.5 RPG 15.6 APG
Key Players
10
A. Kostecka 21.3 PPG 4.8 RPG 2.4 APG 52.3 FG%
23
C. Lutete 18.7 PPG 7.6 RPG 1.4 APG 53.4 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
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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