Luwane Pipkins’ 3-pointer when in-and-out with 13 seconds remaining as the Minutemen dropped to 1-4 in Atlantic 10 play Sunday afternoon at URI.
Wednesday’s win was the first for the Minutemen in A-10 conference play.
Rashaan Holloway had a career dad for the Minutemen finishing with 22 points, 11 rebounds and four blocks, however it wasn’t enough to knock off one of the A-10’s top teams.
UMass men’s basketball drops tightly-contested conference matchup against George Mason Wednesday night
Center Rashaan Holloway finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double of the season, but the Minutemen fell short to the Patriots Thursday night.
Jaylen Adams (29 points) and Matt Mobley (23) combined for 52 points as the Minutemen had their four-game winning streak snapped in the first game of conference play.
The Minutemen used an 18-point first half run to down the Panthers Wednesday afternoon.
Clark became the 50th player in Minutemen history to reach 1,000 career points, finishing Thursday with 27 points and eight rebounds.
Mullins Center General Manager Brian Caputo says the reduction of LED lights has cut game day electricity bills by roughly 50 percent.
UMass freshmen see more minutes in the Minutemen’s 95-77 win over Kennesaw State Saturday at Mullins Center.
Chris Baldwin and Brison Gresham each played minutes at power forward Saturday afternoon, giving the Minutemen options to mix and match lineups moving forward.
Kennesaw State coach Al Skinner returns home to Amherst, where he played in the 1970s.
After narrowly defeating N.C. A&T Tuesday night at Mullins Center, the Minutemen look to build upon arguably their worst performance of the year.
The Mintuemen missed their first 12 3-point attempts Tuesday night against the North Carolina A&T 2-3 zone.
The Minutemen struggle mightily in the first half, but are able to pull out the win behind a strong performance by Donte Clark.
Butler beats Cincinnati on Saturday behind strong effort by Kelan Martin.
The Aggies enter Tuesday’s Gotham Classic on a seven-game losing streak with it’s only win coming against a Division III opponent.
The Minutemen have seen large contributions from bench players in what has been a successful early season record.
McDerment, Leidel shine as UMass snaps three-game skid.
Fourteen assists from McDerment propel the UMass offense.
Holloway finished with team-high’s in points (21) and rebounds (nine) in the Minutemen’s 75-69 loss against the Friars Saturday at Dunkin’ Donuts Center.