UMass Postgame Notes Versus BYU
Dec. 7, 2013
UMass is now 22-12 (.647) in the month of December under Derek Kellogg and has won 15 of its last 17 December games
Chaz Williams finished with his 13th career double-double, second this year - 32 points and 15 assists. He set a career high in assists, which also tied the school record held by Joe DiSarcina (1968), Alex Eldridge (1977) and Carl Smith (1986). The last time that someone scored 30+ points in a game was December 19, 2012 (Jesse Morgan with 35). Williams' 32 points are second most in the Atlantic 10 this year.
Sampson Carter had a career high 20 points
Derek Gordon scored double-digit points for the fifth straight game
Assists are a season-high; 32 is the school record
Tyler Bergantino - career high minutes played. Previous was 9 vs LSU
100 points for the first time since La Salle, March 5, 2008
The attendance for a Springfield game (7331) was the largest attendance since the West Virginia game that was played there on January 3, 1995
UMass is now 20-4 in Springfield games since 1990. They are 45-24 all time at the MassMutual Center
UMass' win over BYU equals the sixth best start in the 105 years of UMass Basketball.
UMass' 8 game winning streak is the longest since 1998 when UMass won 10 in a row from Jan. 3-Feb. 1 under Bruiser Flint.
UMass' 9 three pointers were a season high (7 was the previous high)
UMass is now 117-29 all time as a ranked team.