Dec. 17, 2011
Box Score |
- UMass' 5-0 start at home equals team total wins in non-conf games at home last year (5-4) and is last 5-0 start at home since 2007-08 (team went 8-0 at home that season in non-conference games).
- Jesse Morgan and Raphiael Putney both started their third straight for the Minutemen.
- Putney scored in double figures for second straight game (sixth time this season and ninth of career), finishing with 12 points, two shy of his career high.
- Chaz Williams scored in double figures for the 10th time in 12 games this season.
- It marked Williams' sixth time as team's high scorer and second straight.
- Terrell Vinson posted his fourth game in double figures of the season and 24th of career.
- With eight boards on the night, Vinson was the team's leading rebounder for the fourth time this season.
- Tonight's contest against the Bobcats was the Minutemen's third straight game decided by five points or less.