Men's Basketball

UMass v. Fordham Post Game Notes

Jan. 5, 2012

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• The Minutemen (12-3, 1-0) are riding a six-game winning streak and remain a perfect 8-0 at home.

• Raphiel Putney recorded his first career double-double, finishing with 10 points and a career high 10 rebounds. He also tied his career high blocks with three.

Terrell Vinson picked up his third double-double this season finishing the game with 14 points and a career high 14 rebounds. It is the sixth double-double of his career.

• The last time the Minutemen had two players with double-doubles was in 2008 when Chris Lowe (14 points, 10 rebounds, 14 assists) and Gary Forbes (26 points, 11 rebounds) each posted one against La Salle.

Chaz Williams tallied 20 points. It is his eighth game in a row scoring in double-figures. His fourth game this season with at least 20 points.

Freddie Riley finished the game with 13 points. It is his seventh game in double-figures this season.

Jesse Morgan has now scored in double figures six times this season, finishing the game with 12 points.

• The Minutemen had five players in double-figures for the third game in a row, Williams (20), Putney (10), Morgan (12), Vinson (14), Riley (13).

• With their 37 free throw attempts the Minutemen have eclipsed their previous season high of 36 coming in the season opener against Elon.



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