NCAA Basketball

Massachusetts Minutemen (11-17)


Sat. 2/17 Wed. 2/21 Sat. 2/24 Wed. 2/28 Sat. 3/3
@ Dav 
L 78-83
Box | Recap
vs. VCU 
L 78-82
Box | Recap
@ GMason 
3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET11:00 PM GMT7:00 PM 北京时间4:00 PM MST6:00 PM EST
@ Rich 
4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET12:00 PM GMT8:00 PM 北京时间5:00 PM MST7:00 PM EST
vs. Duq 
5:00 PM PT6:00 PM MT7:00 PM CT8:00 PM ET1:00 PM GMT9:00 PM 北京时间6:00 PM MST8:00 PM EST

VCU overcomes UMass with an 82-78 victory

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) Justin Tillman scored 26 points with 13 rebounds and De'Riante Jenkins scored 17 and Virginia Commonwealth beat Massachusetts 82-78 on Wednesday.

C.J. Anderson's 3-point play put UMass on top 56-54 before Mike'l Simms came right back with a 3-pointer to give VCU the lead with 12:01 left and the Rams never trailed again. Later, Anderson tied it at 65 with a pair of foul shots, but VCU (16-12, 8-7 Atlantic 10) went on an 8-0 run.

Luwane Pipkins - who scored 38 for the Minutemen - made a layup with 46 seconds to go to reduce the margin to 78-75 but UMass couldn't get closer.

 MORE
Leaders
Points: L. Pipkins21.5
Rebounds: M. Hines6.1
Assists: C. Anderson5.1
FG%: L. Pipkins42.9%
FT%: L. Pipkins78.7%
3P%: C. Pierre45.9%
Steals: L. Pipkins1.5
Blocks: R. Holloway1.7
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia25-2
2 Michigan State27-3
3 Villanova25-3
4 Xavier25-4
5 Duke23-5
6 Texas Tech22-6
6 Gonzaga26-4
8 Kansas22-6
9 Purdue25-5
10 North Carolina22-7
View Complete Poll
Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Michigan State27-3
2 Virginia25-2
3 Villanova25-3
4 Xavier25-4
5 Duke23-5
6 Gonzaga26-4
7 Texas Tech22-6
8 Kansas22-6
9 Purdue25-5
10 North Carolina22-7
View Complete Poll
Atlantic 10 Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
18 Rhode Island 14-1 22-4
St. Bonaventure 11-4 21-6
Davidson 11-4 16-10
VCU 8-7 16-12
Saint Louis 8-7 15-13
Dayton 7-8 13-14
George Mason 7-8 13-15
Saint Joseph's 7-8 12-15
Richmond 7-8 9-18
Duquesne 6-9 15-13
George Washington 6-9 13-15
La Salle 5-10 11-17
Massachusetts 4-11 11-17
Fordham 4-11 9-18
View Full Standings
Offense (Rank)
Points: 71.6 (244)
Rebounds: 9.3 (251)
Assists: 15.5 (62)
FG%: 44.6% (189)
FT%: 74.9% (59)
3P%: 39.2% (31)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 74.1 (224)
Rebounds: 23.7 (279)
Assists: 16.2 (332)
FG%: 45.7% (267)
FT%: 74.0% (317)
3P%: 34.8% (182)
Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2018 by STATS.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.