Men's Basketball

Postgame Notes: UMass Falls At Fordham, 77-73

March 5, 2011

Recap |  Box Score

  • UMass finished the regular-season 15-14, the best record in Derek Kellogg's three seasons at the helm of UMass.

  • UMass is the No. 8 seed with a 7-9 conference record, equalling Kellogg's best conference mark, which he also had in 2008-09. UMass will host Dayton, the No. 9 seed, on Tuesday, March 8 at 9 p.m., the game will be televised nationally on CBS College Sports. UMass took the tiebreaker over the Flyers by virtue of the 55-50 win on Jan. 9.

  • Fordham ended its 41-game Atlantic 10 conference losing streak with the 77-73 win over UMass. The Rams had been 0-15 this season and 0-16 last year in the league. Their last win came on Jan. 28, 2009 at St. Bonaventure.

  • Senior Anthony Gurley scored 30 points for the third time this year and third in his career. He set a career-high with 31 vs. Rider in the season opener and netted 30 against Richmond.

  • The 30-point game, marked the 26th time this season and 75th time in his career, Gurley reached double-figures.

  • Gurley scored more than 20 points for the 14th time this season and 24th in his career.

  • Javorn Farrell scored 11 points, his 10th time this season in double-figures and 12th time in his career. It his second game in a row in double-figures.

  • Terrell Vinson had a double-double for the third time in his career with 10 points and 10 rebounds. It was his first this season and first since he had one at Baylor last season.

  • Vinson reached double-figures in scoring for the fifth time this season and 20th in his career with 10.

  • Vinson's 10 rebounds, were his second game this year with 10 boards and fifth in his career.

  • Hashim Bailey drew his third charge of the season.


  • Sean Carter had his 23rd dunk of the season, most on the team.

  • Brenton Butler's 29 points were the most against UMass this season by one player.

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