UMASS-Lowell vs Rhode Island Wrap - Rhode Island Wins 79-68
Rhode Island earned a 79-68 victory over UMASS-Lowell on Saturday, getting 16 points from Xavier Munford at Thomas M. Ryan Center.
E.C. Matthews had 15 points for Rhode Island and T.J. Buchanan chipped in with 11 points. Xavier Munford had 6 assists for them, while Ifeanyi Onyekaba was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
UMASS-Lowell got 23 points from Chad Holley in a losing cause and another 10 points from Akeem Williams. Chad Holley contributed 2 assists for them, while Kerry Weldon had 8 rebounds.
Rhode Island led at halftime, 31-23.
Rhode Island had a 35-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.