Towson vs Massachusetts

UMass 86, Towson 56

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AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Freddie Riley scored 15 points and Massachusetts hit 13 3-pointers and dished out a season-high 23 assists to rout Towson 86-56 Wednesday night, keeping the Tigers winless.

The Minutemen (6-2) opened up a 28-9 lead with 8:36 left in the first half en route to tying their season high for first-half points with a 44-28 advantage.

Massachusetts shot 43.1 percent from the field for the game (31 of 72), with 28 attempts from beyond the arc. Towson (0-6) shot only 32.8 percent (21 of 64), including just 2 of 15 from long range.

The Minutemen scored 37 points off 26 Tigers turnovers.

Towson did win the battle of the boards 50-43.

Chaz Williams added 12 points, Cady Lalanne 11 and Raphiael Putney 10 for the Minutemen, with 51 points coming off the bench. Jesse Morgan had a career-high nine assists.

Robert Nwankwo led the Tigers with 19 points.

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Scoreboard
Towson (0-6)282856
Massachusetts (6-2) «444286

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Towson Tigers
M. Damas, F311-90-06113
R. Nwankwo, F317-185-12141019
D. Jones, F284-90-15248
J. Pressley, F122-30-02054
K. Walden, G262-72-23546
E. Gumbs251-45-87227
W. Adams242-100-14005
J. Flash111-10-00112
D. Cook91-30-04012
B. Blackstone20-00-01000
C. Collins10-00-00100
Totals 21-6412-2450131856
 32.8%50% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F214-80-040110
T. Vinson, F193-81-42119
J. Farrell, F151-30-04322
S. Carter, C122-42-23136
J. Morgan, G283-70-01918
C. Lalanne285-100-090211
C. Williams252-66-838012
M. Esho172-91-29015
F. Riley166-80-010115
M. Hill132-41-22136
A. McCarthy61-50-02042
Totals 31-7211-1843231986
 43.1%61.1% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266
 
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