Scores

Final

Towson 56

(0-6, 0-3 away)

Massachusetts 86

(6-2, 4-0 home)

7:00 PM ET, November 30, 2011

William D. Mullins Center, Amherst, Massachusetts

1 2 T
TOWS 28 2856
MASS 44 4286

Top Performers

Towson: R. Nwankwo 19 Pts, 14 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Blk

Massachusetts: C. Lalanne 11 Pts, 9 Reb, 6 Blk

UMass 86, Towson 56

Associated Press

AMHERST, Mass. -- 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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Team Stat Comparison

 
TOWS
MASS
Points 56 86
FG Made-Attempted 21-64 (.328) 31-72 (.431)
3P Made-Attempted 2-15 (.133) 13-28 (.464)
FT Made-Attempted 12-24 (.500) 11-18 (.611)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 36

2011-12 Season

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