Massachusetts vs Northeastern

UMass 72, Northeastern 66

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BOSTON (AP) - Jesse Morgan and Chaz Williams each scored 18 points and gave Massachusetts a huge advantage in 3-point shooting for a 72-66 win over Northeastern Tuesday night.

The Minutemen (4-3), who led 30-29 at halftime, went on a 7-0 run to open the second half. But Northeastern (4-4) got back in it with four Huskies scoring in double figures. Reggie Spencer finished with 15 points, Quincy Ford scored 14, Demetrius Pollard chipped in 12 and Joel Smith totaled 10.

Northeastern was undone by its 3-point shooting, though, making 11.1 percent (3 of 27) of their treys. The Huskies were 2 for 11 in the first half, 1 of 16 in the second. Ford finished 2 for 8 and Pollard 1 for 7. Smith missed all six of his 3-point tries and David Walker was 0 for 4.

Morgan, meanwhile, hit 4 of 7 treys for UMass. Williams was 2 for 3.

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Scoreboard
Massachusetts (4-3) «304272
Northeastern (4-4)293766

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Massachusetts Minutemen
S. Carter, F343-58-1061114
R. Putney, F313-90-05226
T. Vinson, F162-33-42058
C. Williams, G375-96-962318
J. Morgan, G347-140-060418
M. Esho293-70-09026
F. Riley121-40-01002
T. Davis50-00-01010
T. Bergantino20-00-00000
Totals 24-5117-233751872
 47.1%73.9% 
Northeastern Huskies
Q. Ford, F365-172-3100214
R. Spencer, F296-83-450515
J. Smith, G354-132-351310
D. Pollard, G323-125-621412
D. Walker, G230-42-24212
C. Avenant161-20-04012
D. Marshavelski123-51-12017
M. Banegas-Flores112-40-01134
D. Peck60-30-03000
Totals 24-6815-194152066
 35.3%78.9% 
Atlantic 10
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

Colonial Athletic
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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WCAR 64 Final
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ARIZ 63
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