UMass Postgame Notes vs. Temple
Feb. 16, 2013
With the loss UMass falls to 21-44 against Temple and 15-16 when playing in Amherst.
The 48 points scored in the first half by the Minutemen matches a season-high, which was previously set in the first half against Ohio.
UMass had two players finish with double-doubles. The last time that happened for the Minutemen was December 1 against Miami (Terrell Vinson 14 pts, 11reb., Chaz Wiliams 11 pts, 10 ast.).
Williams finished the game with his fourth double-double of the season tallying 16 points and 13 assists. Williams' 13 dimes are a Mullins Center record and two shy of the school record. He now has nine career double-doubles. He also became the 44th player in school history to reach 1,000 points at UMass. He now has 1,004.
Cady Lalanne also finished with his fourth double-double of the season pulling in 12 rebounds and scoring 14 points on 7-of-11 shooting.
Freddie Riley led the Minutemen in scoring with 17 points on 6-of-15 shooting including 5-of-9 from long range. That is now three-straight games in double-figure scoring for Riley.
The Minutemen let up double-digit point numbers by five different Owl players. The last time UMass allowed that was in the loss to Tennessee early in the season.