Scores

Final

UMBC 48

(2-12, 0-1 Am. East)

Albany 65

(12-3, 1-0 Am. East)

7:00 PM ET, January 2, 2013

SEFCU Arena, Guilderland, New York

1 2 T
UMBC 24 2448
ALBY 30 3565

Top Performers

UMBC: B. Roseboro 12 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast

Albany: M. Black 17 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Albany (NY) 65, UMBC 48

Associated Press

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Mike Black scored 17 points and Jacob Iati 15 to lead Albany to a 65-48 victory over Maryland-Baltimore County in the America East Conference opener for both teams.

The Great Danes (12-3) have won nine of their past 10 games.

Brett Roseboro had 12 points and eight rebounds, and Ryan Cook scored 12 for UMBC (2-12).

Albany shot 45.5 percent from the field (20 of 44) to the Retrievers' 34.5 percent (19 of 55), and the Great Danes made 20 of 25 free throws to UMBC's 5 of 9. Albany won the rebounding battle 33-24.

The Great Danes led 30-24 at the break, but Albany's Peter Hooley and Black made four free throws each around Sam Rowley's jumper for a 43-28 advantage. After Roseboro knocked down a jumper, Black and Hooley made two foul shots each to lead 47-30 with 11 minutes remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UMBC
ALBY
Points 48 65
FG Made-Attempted 19-55 (.345) 20-44 (.455)
3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 5-16 (.313)
FT Made-Attempted 5-9 (.556) 20-25 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 22

2012-13 Season

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