Postgame Notes: UMass Basketball 83, Holy Cross 76
Nov. 27, 2010
UMass played its first regular-season game at the Curry Hicks in 6,511 games, dating to the Final "Rage In The Cage" on Jan. 29, 1993. UMass is now 360-212 in 572 all-time games at the Cage from 1932-93 and today.
UMass "extended" its winning streak at the Curry Hicks Cage to 15 games. The streak spans back to the 1991-92 season as the Minutemen won their final 14 games before moving to the Mullins Center in Feb. 1993.
Anthony Gurley scored in double-figures for the sixth time in as many games this season and 55th time in his career. He reached the double-figure mark less than 12 minutes into the game and finished with 24.
Gurley had his third game this season with 20 or more points and 13th time in his career.
Sampson Carter tallied 13, his fourth game in six this season in double-figures. In all of 2009-10, he had four games with 10 or more in 32 games.
Sampson also had a career-high five assists.
Freddie Riley canned five 3-point field goals and finished with 17, his third game this season in double-figures and 14th in his career.
Sean Carter has his best game of the season with 12 points, seven rebounds and three blocks. Its his first game this season and seventh of his career in double-figures. He also tied his career-high with five made free throws.
UMass led by as many as +24, it's the fourth game in a row that UMass had at least a 20-point lead.
GET YOUR OFFICIAL