Recap - UMASS-Lowell Defeats NJIT 73-64

Recap - UMASS-Lowell Defeats NJIT 73-64

UMASS-Lowell grabbed a 73-64 win over NJIT on Monday, behind a 15-point effort from DJ Mlachnik at Costello Athletic Center.

UMASS-Lowell got 13 points from Chad Holley and another 12 points from Akeem Williams. Chad Holley contributed 8 assists, while Kerry Weldon cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

NJIT got 23 points from Damon Lynn in a losing cause and another 9 points from Terrence Smith. Damon Lynn contributed 6 assists for them, while Odera Nweke had 4 rebounds.

UMASS-Lowell hit the break leading 40-29 before taking care of business in the second half.

UMASS-Lowell had a 48-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.