Scores

Final

Quinnipiac 58

(3-3, 2-3 away)

Massachusetts 62

(3-4, 3-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 2, 2009

    William D. Mullins Memorial Center, Amherst, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    QUIN 29 2958
    UMASS 35 2762

    Top Performers

    Quinnipiac: J. Feldeine 20 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Massachusetts: R. Harris 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Massachusetts 62, Quinnipiac 58

    Associated Press

    AMHERST, Mass. -- Ricky Harris scored 19 points, 15 in the first half, as Massachusetts held on to beat Quinnipiac 62-58 on Wednesday night.

    The Minutemen (3-4) had a 12-point lead, their largest of the game, with 6:17 to go but went without a field goal for the final 4:35.

    The Bobcats (3-3) got within 59-55 with on James Johnson's layup with 34 seconds left, but a free throw by David Gibbs and two by Anthony Gurley built UMass' lead back to seven before Johnson hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer.

    Harris came out hot in the first half, hitting his first five shots, but Quinnipiac led for much of the half. UMass took a 28-26 lead on two free throws by Matt Hill, part of a 9-0 run that helped the Minutemen go to halftime with a 35-29 lead.

    Gurley added 15 points for UMass. James Feldeine scored 20 points and Johnson 13 for Quinnipiac, which also got 13 rebounds from Justin Rutty.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    QUIN
    UMASS
    Points 58 62
    FG Made-Attempted 23-66 (.348) 21-48 (.438)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-13 (.231) 8-21 (.381)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-17 (.529) 12-17 (.706)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 6

    2009-10 Season

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