Men's Basketball

UMass-Northeastern Postgame Notes

Nov. 14, 2011

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AMHERST, Mass. - Chaz Williams recorded the first double-double of his career with 20 points and a career-high 10 assists.

Williams' 10 assists are the most by a UMass player since Chris Lowe had 11 on Feb. 25, 2009 against Duquesne.

Raphiael Putney, who made his first career start in the season opener, but left the game in the first half with an arm injury, did not dress and junior Terrell Vinson started in his place at forward.

UMass is now 16-4 all-time in its first game held at the Mullins Center each season since its opening in 1993.

Five-foot nine point guard Chaz Williams blocked the second shot of his career early in the game on a 3-point attempt by 6-2 Jonathan Lee.

With his first and only rebound of the day, redshirt senior Sean Carter recorded the 500th board of his career. 418 of his 500 have come with the Minutemen after transferring from Oregon State after his freshman season.

Former UMass star and current Denver Nugget Gary Forbes was in attendance cheering on his alma mater.




    Event Calendar

    Thursday, Jan 29
    vs Dayton 7:00 PM gametracker
    Saturday, Jan 31
    at Saint Louis 4:00 PM gametracker
    Wednesday, Feb 4
    at Fordham 7:00 PM
    Sunday, Feb 8
    vs La Salle 4:00 PM gametracker
    Wednesday, Feb 11
    at St. Bonaventure 7:00 PM
    Saturday, Feb 14
    vs Duquesne 4:00 PM gametracker
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