AMHERST, Mass. (AP) -- Stephane Lasme finished with 19 points, 10 rebounds and 11 blocks to lead Massachusetts to a 63-49 victory over the winless St. Francis Wednesday night.
Lasme's triple-double was just the second in school history, following Al Skinner's triple-double in 1973. Lasme shot 8-of-10 from the field.Rayhaun Freeman added 14 points and 8 rebounds, while Gary Forbes scored 11 points for the Minutemen (4-1).Robert Hines had 12 points for St. Francis (0-5), followed by Jamaal Womack with 11 and James St. Robert with 10.UMass led 29-22 at halftime, then went on a 10-2 run to start the second half. Lasme scored five during the run.