Richmond vs Massachusetts

UMass 70, Richmond 65

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AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Chaz Williams scored 18 points and Massachusetts rallied from a seven-point deficit in the final 6 minutes to defeat Richmond 70-65 Sunday in Atlantic 10 Conference action.

Trailing 63-56, Williams hit a 3-pointer with 5:52 left to spark an 11-0 run. Kendall Anthony hit two free throws with 16 seconds left - the Spiders' first points in 5:46 - to make it 67-65. Williams made two free throws 2 seconds later, then clinched the win with a foul shot with 1 second remaining.

Cady Lalanne added 12 points and Sampson Carter 10 for the Minutemen (13-5, 3-2), who led the entire first half en route to a 34-29 advantage at the break.

The Spiders took their first lead at 37-36.

Wayne Sparrow scored 13 points and Cedrick Lindsay 12 to lead Richmond (13-8, 3-3), which entered on a two-game winning streak after defeating No. 19 Virginia Commonwealth 86-74 in overtime.

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Richmond (13-8)293665
Massachusetts (13-5) «343670

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Richmond Spiders
G. Robbins, F295-80-046410
D. Taylor, F233-51-22139
A. Nelson-Ododa, C220-23-41133
D. Brothers, G333-151-13228
C. Lindsay, G322-46-702112
W. Sparrow185-80-011113
T. Allen161-31-24143
K. Anthony151-94-42056
T. Davis120-11-21001
Totals 20-5517-2223142365
 36.4%77.3% 
Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F253-72-25548
S. Carter, F243-44-552310
T. Vinson, F203-40-02257
F. Riley, G404-100-00019
C. Williams, G395-97-865318
C. Lalanne245-82-440212
M. Esho200-14-69104
T. Davis60-12-20122
T. Bergantino20-00-00010
Totals 23-4421-2732162170
 52.3%77.8% 
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
 
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