Albany Falls 65-64 to UMBC - Recap

UMBC grabbed a 65-64 win over Albany on Saturday, behind a 22-point effort from Jose Placer at Louis Brown Athletic Center.

UMBC got 17 points from KJ Jackson and another 7 points from R.J. Eytle-Rock. Jose Placer contributed 4 assists, while Joe Sherburne cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Albany got 24 points from Cameron Healy in a losing cause and another 10 points from Rayshawn Miller. Cameron Healy contributed 5 assists for them, while Ahmad Clark had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Albany were victorious, as the score was 29-27 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Albany as they grabbed 36 boards, while UMBC only had 28

UMBC heads into a battle against Vermont. Albany, meanwhile, will have their next action against Stony Brook.