Umass 36 41 77
Setonhall 30 37 67
Date of game: 3/17/2012

Recap: Seton Hall vs. Massachusetts

South Orange, NJ (Sports Network) - Chaz Williams scored 20 points and handed out six assists to lead the fifth-seeded Massachusetts Minutemen as they downed the top-seeded Seton Hall Pirates, 77-67, in the second round of the National Invitational Tournament at Walsh Gymnasium.

Raphiael Putney finished with 15 points and eight rebounds for UMass (24-11), while Terrell Vinson chipped in 10 points. Sean Carted recorded a double- double of 11 points and 11 rebounds to help the Minutemen advance to the quarterfinal round, where they will face the winner of Sunday's matchup between Drexel and Northern Iowa.

Fuquan Edwin scored a game-high 21 points for the Pirates (21-13). Jordan Theodore had 14 points and Herb Pope grabbed 15 rebounds in the losing effort.

The Minutemen took a 36-30 lead into the intermission after they shot 44.4 percent from the floor and converted 10-of-14 from the charity stripe in the opening period. Seton Hall went 3-of-13 from distance and 3-of-7 from the foul line in the first half.

The Pirates rallied back after the break and held a 60-59 lead with 6:27 left to play, but UMass outscored them 18-7 the rest of the way to end Seton Hall's season.

Seton Hall shot just 35 percent from the field and made only 5-of-27 from three-point range in the contest. The Minutemen connected on 44.6 percent of their field goal attempts in the contest.

Game Notes

Clemson QB Kelly dismissed from team

Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly, nephew of Buffalo Bills Hall of Famer Jim Kelly, has been dismissed from the team for conduct detrimental to the program.

NASCAR News
Harvick claims Darlington pole

Kevin Harvick became the eighth different pole winner in as many Sprint Cup Series races this season after posting the fastest lap in the final round of Friday's knockout-style qualifying for the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

Mets' Lagares lands on DL

The New York Mets placed outfielder Juan Lagares on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a pulled right hamstring.

Knicks' Anthony to miss final two games

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will miss the team's final two games of the season after an MRI revealed a small tear to the labrum in his right shoulder.

Panthers win top pick in 2014 NHL Draft

The Florida Panthers will have the top overall selection in the 2014 NHL Draft, after winning the league's lottery which was held on Tuesday.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.baylorschool.org/summer
Experience Baylor summer camp - a 70 year tradition of summer fun and adventure. What are you waiting for? Make the most of summer by signing up today!
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
www.STNS.org
Register now for St. Nicholas summer camp whose mission & purpose is to provide a fun learning experience for children, developing physical, cultural, social and intellectual abilities.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.