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UMass Rallies Past Saint Joseph’s 72-69

A strong second half pushed UMass past Saint Joseph’s, 72-69, Sunday evening. When the Minutemen needed a bucket, Luwane Pipkins was there to deliver. After being held to seven points in the opening frame, in which UMass trailed 37-25 after,

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Pipkins, Pierre Power UMass Past La Salle 86-79 in OT

Luwane Pipkins netted a program-high 44 points and Carl Pierre pumped in 25 to lead UMass past La Salle, 86-79, in overtime on Wednesday. With 3:38 remaining in the extra stanza, Pierre drove to the hoop, connected on a layup,

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UMass Fends off Dayton 62-60

Luwane Pipkins netted a game-high 25 points to help guide UMass over Dayton 62-60 on Saturday. Of those 25 points, 14 came in the second half. Up 60-58, Pipkins drilled a jumper to push the Minutemen’s advantage to 62-58 with

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UMass Falls in OT Against George Mason 80-72

UMass dropped an Atlantic 10 game by the final score of 80-72 to George Mason on Wednesday. Rashaan Holloway connected on a layup with 3:58 remaining in overtime, tying the game at 68-68. From there, George Mason would stymie the

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UMass Falls to St. Bonaventure 98-78

UMass dropped its Atlantic 10 opener to St. Bonaventure by the final score of 98-78 on Thursday. After climbing out of an early hole, UMass pulled trailed 28-27, with 5:19 remaining in the first half. However, the Bonnies would go

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Pierre Nets 30, UMass Beats Maine, 74-63

Freshman Carl Pierre scored a career-high 25 points to lead UMass past Maine, 74-63, on Friday. In the first half, Pierre sunk four of five attempts from beyond the arc, and notched 16 points as the Minutemen led 40-15 at

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UMass Losses to Georgia State, 71-63

UMass blew a six-point lead midway through the second half en route to a 71-63 loss to Georgia State on Wednesday. A Carl Pierre trey pushed UMass up 50-44 with 8:50 remaining in the final frame, however, an 11-5 Panthers

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UMass Sinks 12 3’s in 72-62 Win Over Georgia

UMass connected on 12 of 22 looks from beyond the arc in a 72-62 win over Georgia on Saturday. Eight of the 12 makes – including a 4 of 4 showing from Carl Pierre – came in the first half

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Strong Second Half Powers UMass Past Providence, 72-63

It was a statement win for UMass on Saturday. Down 51-46 with 10:51 remaining, UMass used an 11-1 run to go up and never looked back en route to a 72-63 victory over Providence. Final 1 2 T PROV (7-3) 33

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Second-Half Surge Powers UMass Past Holy Cross, 64-50

UMass used a big second half to pull away from Holy Cross 64-50 on Wednesday. Leading 40-34 with 13:00 remaining, Unique McLean would drill a 3-pointer to spark a 15-4 Minutemen run as they enchanced their advantage to 55-38 with 5:49

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