Balanced Attack Leads UMass Past Rider
Feb 3, 2004
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Rashaun Freeman scored 17 points and Massachusetts broke open a close game in the second half in a 74-61 win over Rider Tuesday night.
Rider (12-8) led 20-9 in the first half before Massachusetts (9-11) rallied to take a 34-33 lead at halftime. The Minutemen led 44-42 with 14:50 left in the game before going on a 12-2 run to take control.
Jerry Johnson, Rider's leading scorer at 19.5 points per game, led the
Broncs with 12 points on 3-for-15 shooting, which included 1-for-6 from 3-point