Rhode Island vs Massachusetts Recap - Massachusetts Wins 70-67
|Rhode Island vs Massachusetts Recap - Massachusetts Wins 70-67|
Chaz Williams scored 16 points leading Massachusetts to a 70-67 victory over Rhode Island at Mullins Center on Wednesday.
Massachusetts earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 11-point spread.
Massachusetts got 13 points from Trey Davis and another 11 points from Sampson Carter. Chaz Williams contributed 6 assists, while Derrick Gordon cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Rhode Island got 17 points from Gilvydas Biruta in a losing cause and another 16 points from Xavier Munford. Gilvydas Biruta contributed 5 assists for them, while Gilvydas Biruta had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Massachusetts were victorious, as the score was 31-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Massachusetts as they grabbed 41 boards, while Rhode Island only had 28.