Albany vs Maryland-Baltimore County

Albany (NY) 89, UMBC 72


BALTIMORE (AP) - A trio of Albany (N.Y.) Great Danes scored 22 points apiece, and the squad overcame a 23-9 game-opening deficit to beat Maryland-Baltimore County 89-72 on Thursday night.

Albany (10-6, 2-0 America East Conference) won for the fifth time in its last six outings. The team's three starting junior guards - Mike Black, Logan Aronhalt and Gerardo Suero - tallied 22 points apiece.

Albany clawed back from the early hole by converting 15 of 20 free throw attempts in the first 20 minutes. The Great Danes outscored UMBC 31-10 over the last 10 minutes of the opening half to take a 51-40 lead at intermission.

UMBC's Chase Plummer posted a career high in scoring for the second consecutive night. After tallying 23 points in the UMBC (2-12, 1-1) 82-76 win at New Hampshire on Monday, the sophomore led all scorers with 25 points, despite fouling out in 20 minutes of action.

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Albany Great Danes
L. Devlin, F272-45-580310
B. Metcalf, C130-00-44030
L. Aronhalt, G357-136-640122
M. Black, G344-712-1444122
G. Suero, G248-145-673322
R. Watts171-21-21243
J. Guerrier141-50-01012
T. Gibson131-41-21103
J. Puk111-30-16032
S. Rowley90-10-01000
J. Iati31-10-00003
Totals 26-5430-4039101989
Maryland-Baltimore County Retrievers
J. Wasco, F235-82-310312
C. Plummer, F208-136-874525
B. Neller, G342-90-05126
R. Cook, G283-80-14446
Q. Jones, G173-30-01146
J. Lane230-30-00310
A. Satchell165-70-351210
C. Thomas131-21-20014
N. Basalyga90-00-01040
J. Wertz91-10-01053
W. Wise60-00-00000
J. Wejnert20-00-00000
Totals 28-549-1726143172
America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UMass Lowell0-06-5303
Stony Brook0-04-7245
New Hamp.0-02-8343
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