Men's Basketball

Postgame Notes: La Salle 89, UMass 78

March 3, 2010

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Record Book Notes

  • UMass attempted a school-record 39 3-pointers. The former record was 38 set in this season's opener at Central Florida.

  • Ricky Harris continues to stand fourth in career scoring at UMass with 31 in the game and now has 1,889. No. 3 on the list is Lou Roe (1,905).

  • Harris continues to stand fourth in career field goal attempts at UMass with 1,480, after he took 26 shots in the game. Next on the list at No. 3 is Lorenzo Sutton (1,518).

  • Harris also is also seventh in career made field goals list with 11 today. He now has 621 in his career. He stands behind No. 6 Lou Roe (661).

  • Harris continues to be second on the career 3-pointers attempted list with 19 in the game, giving him 765 in his career. The all-time leader is Monty Mack with 910.

  • Harris continues to be third in career made 3-pointers (270) with eight in the game. Next on the list at No. 2 Anthony Anderson (275).

  • Harris made one free throw and now has 377 and is still seventh in career made free throws. He is behind No. 6 Horace Neysmith (379) and No. 5 Harper Williams (424).

  • Harris had three steals and moved to fourth in fifth place alone in career steals with 146 in his career. as he passed Mike Williams (145). Next is No. 3 Anthony Anderson (150).

  • In playing his 126th career game, Harris moved into a tie for fifth in career games played with Jim McCoy and Tony Barbee with 126. Next on the list at No. 4 is Carmelo Travieso (130).

    Individual Player Notes

  • Ricky Harris returned to double-figures after his 37-game streak was broken at Dayton with 31 points. He has now scored in double-figures in 38 of his last 39 games and 27 of his 28 games this season. He has scored in double-figures in 91 in his 126 career games. Dating to his sophomore year, Harris has 88 of his last 93 games with 10 or more points.


  • In a dual, between the top two career leading scorers in the A-10 Ricky Harris is still second in career active scoring 1,889. No. 1 is La Salle's Rodney Green (1,902).

  • Ricky Harris scored 30 or more points for the second time this season, the other 32 at Rhode Island. It was also his fourth-career game with 30 or more points.

  • Harris had more than 25 points for the sixth time this season and 14th in his career.

  • Harris has more than 20 points for the 13th time this season and 41st in his career.

  • Harris set a career-high for made 3-pointers with eight, besting his seven in the 2008 NIT Final.

  • Harris also set a career-high with 26 field goals attempted. His old high was 24 vs. Charlotte, earlier this season.

  • Harris set a career-high in 3-pointers attempted with 19. His old high was 13 vs. Duquesne in the 2009 Atlantic 10 Tournament.

  • It was Sampson Carter's third game in a row with at least six rebounds, grabbing seven.

  • Sampson Carter had a career-high seven made free throws and eight attempts from the line.

  • Sampson Carter played a career-high 25 minutes.

  • Freddie Riley had a career-high four assists. His previous best was two on several occasions.

    Series Notes

  • UMass leads the all-time series with La Salle, 13-11 with La Salle winning the last four in a row after UMass had a three-game winning streak.

  • This was the 10th game in the series played at Tom Gola Arena and the series is tied at 5-5.

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