Recap - Massachusetts Defeats Northeastern 72-66
|Recap - Massachusetts Defeats Northeastern 72-66|
Massachusetts got 18 points from Chaz Williams en route to a 72-66 victory over Northeastern on Tuesday at Matthews Arena.
Massachusetts won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as favorites.
Jesse Morgan had 18 points for Massachusetts and Sampson Carter chipped in with 14 points. Raphiael Putney had 2 assists for them, while Maxie Esho was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Northeastern got 15 points from Reggie Spencer in a losing cause and another 14 points from Quincy Ford. David Walker contributed 2 assists for them, while Quincy Ford had 10 rebounds.
Massachusetts led at halftime, 30-29.
The rebound battle favored Northeastern as they grabbed 41 boards, while Massachusetts only had 37.