UMass Defeats Fairleigh Dickinson 85-84 - Recap

UMass got 20 points from Luwane Pipkins en route to a 85-84 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Friday at Mullins Center.

Jonathan Laurent had 20 points for UMass and Rashaan Holloway chipped in with 18 points. Luwane Pipkins had 7 assists for them, while Jonathan Laurent was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.

Fairleigh Dickinson got a 19-point performance from Jahlil Jenkins, who was supported by 16 points from Kaleb Bishop. Jahlil Jenkins had 4 assists in a losing cause for Fairleigh Dickinson, while Jahlil Jenkins grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Fairleigh Dickinson were victorious, as the score was 44-37 at the break.

Next game, UMass takes its act on the road to face Georgia looking for another win. For Fairleigh Dickinson, they head on the road to face South Florida.