UMass Falls 68-63 Against Howard - Game Recap

Charles Williams scored 19 points leading Howard to a 68-63 victory over UMass at Mullins Center on Friday.

Howard got 17 points from RJ Cole and another 12 points from Chad Lott. RJ Cole contributed 7 assists, while Akuwovo Ogheneyole cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.

UMass got a 18-point performance from Luwane Pipkins, who was supported by 16 points from Jonathan Laurent. Luwane Pipkins had 8 assists in a losing cause for UMass, while Luwane Pipkins grabbed 10 rebounds.

Howard led at halftime, 39-27.

Howard won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-30.

Next game, Howard takes its act on the road to face Southern Illinois looking for another win. For UMass, they head home to face Arkansas-Pine Bluff.