Charlotte vs Massachusetts

UMass 85, Charlotte 75

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AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Raphiael Putney and Chaz Williams scored 19 points apiece, leading Massachusetts to an 85-75 win over Charlotte on Wednesday night.

Terrell Vinson added 18 points and Sean Carter 15 for the Minutemen (13-4, 2-1 Atlantic-10 Conference), who have won seven of their last eight games. UMass got back on track after having its season-high six-game losing snapped the last time out, 82-75 on Sunday at La Salle.

UMass opened the game on a 12-2 run and never looked back, leading for the entire contest. The Minutemen led by 11 points at halftime and held on despite being edged 42-41 in the second half by the 49ers.

Putney, whose scoring output was a career high, also pulled down a game-high 10 rebounds for UMass, which outrebounded Charlotte 36-25.

Chris Braswell scored 31 points to pace the 49ers (9-6, 2-1).

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Scoreboard
Charlotte (9-6)334275
Massachusetts (13-4) «444185

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Charlotte 49ers
J. Barnett, F322-70-02445
D. Mayfield, F317-140-144415
C. Braswell, C369-1510-1192431
P. Henry, G305-100-123413
D. Green, G192-60-00406
J. Briscoe231-60-02323
K. Sherrill121-50-02022
E. Nickerson110-30-01120
T. Williams60-10-03010
Totals 27-6710-1327212375
 40.3%76.9% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F358-130-0103019
T. Vinson, F334-78-1075318
S. Carter, C316-63-581315
C. Williams, G375-108-856219
J. Morgan, G253-42-21039
J. Farrell190-14-40124
M. Esho110-21-23011
F. Riley90-40-02000
Totals 26-4726-3138161485
 55.3%83.9% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339

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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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