Men's Basketball

UMass Post Game Notes vs. Saint Joseph's

Feb. 9, 2013

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  • UMass improved to 33-29 all-time against Saint Joseph's. The Minutemen are also 20-10 in Amherst and have won the last four in the Mullins Center.

  • The Mullins Center celebrated the 20th anniversary of the first game, Feb. 4, 1993, an overtime win over West Virginia.

  • Led by Chaz Williams' nine assists, the Minutemen handed out a season-high 22 assist on the night, while also turning the ball over a season-low five times.

  • UMass improved to 11-1 on the year when holding opponents under 70 points.

  • UMass led 40-26 at the half. The 40 points marked the seventh time this season UMass has scored as many in the opening 20 minutes.

  • UMass led by 14 at the half, matching its largest lead of the season ­ accomplished at Fordham and at home against Duquesne. The Minutemen moved to 12-1 when leading at the half.

  • Terrell Vinson had 10 points in 12 minutes at the half, marking his fourth first half in double figures this season.

  • Sampson Carter finished with 16 points marking his fourth double-figure game this season and a career high in conference play.

  • Cady Lalanne had a game-high 12 rebounds for his sixth double-figure rebound game this year and seventh in his career. He also had nine points.

  • UMass finished with a season-high 10 slam dunks. A total of five different players had those dunks, also a season-high.

  • The Minutemen shut-out Saint Joseph's on fast break points 12-0 - their second-consecutive game shutting a team out on fast break points. They also outscored Rhode Island 12-0 on Wednesday night.


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