Scores

Final

St. Bonaventure 67

(12-9, 5-4 A 10)

Massachusetts 76

(18-6, 7-3 A 10)

    7:30 PM ET, February 8, 2012

    William D. Mullins Center, Amherst, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    SBON 34 3367
    MASS 31 4576

    Top Performers

    St. Bonaventure: A. Nicholson 24 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    Massachusetts: J. Morgan 24 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    UMass 76, St. Bonaventure 67

    Associated Press

    AMHERST, Mass. -- Jesse Morgan scored 24 points and Massachusetts defeated St. Bonaventure 76-67 on Wednesday night for its 11th straight win at home.

    UMass trailed by 10 points in the first half and took the lead for good after a 14-0 run to start the second half gave it a 45-34 cushion with 17 minutes to play. The Bonnies trimmed the lead to 54-51 on a layup by Andrew Nicholson. UMass then went on a 17-2 run for its biggest lead of the game at 71-53 with 3:59 remaining.

    The Minutemen made 16 of 28 field goals in the second half and shot 48.1 percent (26 of 54) for the game.

    Chaz Williams added 17 points and Terrell Vinson had 10 for UMass (18-6, 7-3 Atlantic 10 Conference), which has won four of its past five games.

    Nicholson scored 24 points on 11 of 17 shooting for the Bonnies (12-9, 5-4).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SBON
    MASS
    Points 67 76
    FG Made-Attempted 27-63 (.429) 26-54 (.481)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-16 (.125) 9-20 (.450)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-15 (.733) 15-19 (.789)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 18

    2011-12 Season

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