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he Massachusetts men's basketball team (10-10, 5-5 Atlantic 10) got a reminder of just how important Chris Lowe is in Wednesday's 65-44 loss to La Salle (14-7, 6-4 Atlantic 10). The freshman point guard played 30 minutes, but was hobbled by a sprained right ankle that he suffered earlier in the day in the team shoot-around.
Lowe scored just two points and handed out only three assists, and the UMass offense looked out of sorts all night, connecting on just 12 of 51 field goal attempts.
While the team struggled without Lowe at full strength against a decent La Salle team, it's downright frightening to think of what could happen on Sunday if Lowe is not healthy when UMass faces a far stronger Florida State squad in Tallahassee.
The Seminoles (13-6, 4-5 Atlantic Coast Conference) are coming off of a 97-96 overtime loss at No. 2 Duke on Saturday. Sunday's tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. and the game will be televised nationally by the Fox Sports Network.
Lowe, who was noticeably limping yesterday prior to practice, will not participate in practice before Sunday's game and, as was the case Wednesday, his availability will be a game-time decision.
"Whether he plays on Sunday will be determined on Sunday," UMass coach Travis Ford said. "If he can go through shoot-around I'll probably play him, but if he can't go through shoot-around, it's not a game that I want to try to make it worse."
Whether Lowe plays is one thing, how effective he will be if he does is an entirely different issue. After the La Salle game, Lowe said that he only felt about 40 to 50 percent. With Sunday's game meaningless to the team's A-10 standings, it would not come as a huge surprise if Lowe does not suit up, as the conference stretch run begins on Wednesday at No. 8 George Washington.
If Lowe, who is fourth in the A-10 in assists with 4.5 per game, can't go on Sunday, Ford doesn't have many options to replace him. He will most likely turn first to junior Brandon Thomas, as he is the only other scholarship player on the roster to see time at the point this season.
Thomas struggled in three starts at point guard in early January, and therefore Ford will explore all of his options in the next three days.
"We don't have a point guard if Chris isn't playing," Ford said. "It's going to be by committee. Brandon probably has the edge, but James Life can bring it up, Jeff Viggiano can bring it up and we've even talked about Lawrence Carrier bringing it up. We're going to experiment in the next couple of days."
For Lowe, or whoever is his replacement at the point, to be successful, UMass will need to execute better offensively.
"To watch our offense is not a pretty sight at all right now," Ford said. "Whether it's the point guard or anybody at this point - after [Wednesday] night's performance, you really just want to go home and puke."
VIDEO BOARDS ON THE WAY
There has been much speculation about when the new video boards would be installed in the Mullins Center. Yesterday, the old boards were in the process of being taken down, clearing the way to put up the new scoreboards.
The boards will be ready for next Friday night's hockey game when UMass hosts Vermont. The next home men's basketball game is not until Feb. 22 against Charlotte.
The women's basketball team will play St. Bonaventure at home on Sunday, but the new video boards will not be in use for that game. The auxiliary boards that were recently added midway up the arena on each side of the court will be used for that game.
When the new video boards are up and running, the auxiliary boards will still be used, as they will always display the time and score, while the video boards will feature advertisements and other features during breaks in play.
MHERST -- Freshman point guard Chris Lowe, who hobbled through Wednesday's 65-44 loss to La Salle with a sprained ankle, won't know if he will play Sunday at Florida State until shortly before the game's 5:30 tip-off.
"It's not as bad as I thought it would be. It is more swollen. I'll definitely keep him out of practice the next couple days," UMass coach Travis Ford said Thursday. ''Whether he plays on Sunday will be determined on Sunday. I probably will not practice him until then.
''If can go through shoot-around (Sunday) I'll probably play him. But it's not a game I want to try to make it worse,'' said Ford, who said he would be more cautious because it's a nonconference game.
''My thing is if there is no swelling, I'll let Kevin (Avilla) our trainer give me the lead on what to do,'' Ford added. ''For him to play I don't want there to be any swelling.''
With Lowe not practicing, Ford said he planned to come up with a game plan in case the freshman can't play and to improve the team's offense in general.
''It's difficult to watch our offense period. Watching our offense right now is not a pretty sight,'' Ford said. ''After (Wednesday) night's performance, I just wanted to go home and puke.''
VIDEO ON THE WAY _The installation of the new video boards has begun at the Mullins Center.
They are expected to be ready for the ice hockey game against Vermont at 7 p.m. Feb. 17. The first basketball games after that are at 2 p.m. Feb. 19 when the Minutewomen play St. Bonaventure and at 7 p.m. Feb. 22 when the Minutemen take on Charlotte.
BOWERS STILL AROUND - Former Minuteman guard Artie Bowers stopped by the Mullins Center before Thursday's practice. Bowers, who decided to transfer earlier in the season, is enrolled in classes at UMass this spring. He plans to transfer during the summer.
Bowers will have to sit out next year wherever he transfers and will have one year of eligibility remaining.
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MHERST -- Before heading into practice Thursday, University of Massachusetts coach Travis Ford said he wasn't as focused on winning at Florida State at 5:30 p.m. Sunday as he was on improving his team's play.
'Let's play well. I don't want to say we have to beat Florida State,' Ford said. 'Let's start playing better basketball and start cutting down on mistakes. Then we might find ourselves in position where we might be able to beat a very good basketball team on the road.
'I just want to focus on playing well and playing to our strengths,' Ford added. 'Hopefully that will go hand in hand with these guys. I might play a few psychological games with these guys, but they probably won't pay any attention to it.'
Psychological games likely won't make as much difference as the presence or absence of Chris Lowe. The freshman point guard sprained his ankle before Wednesday's 65-44 loss to La Salle and is questionable for Sunday. UMass is now 10-10 and Florida State is its final nonconference game of the season.
Ford said he wasn't sure if Brandon Thomas, who has struggled at point this year, would move back to that position if Lowe can't go.
'Right now I'd say it's going to be by committee. Brandon probably has the edge, but James Life could bring it up. Jeff Viggiano could bring it up. I've even thought about Lawrence Carrier bringing it up. He's got good skills,' Ford said. 'Guys have to do it by committee. Maybe we'll have Stephane try to bring it up.'
He was presumably joking about Lasme, but other than Lowe nobody is a natural point guard.
'We worked last week a little bit with other guys bringing it up,' Ford said. 'We don't have a point guard if Chris isn't playing. We knew that when I put Brandon in the bad position of trying to be our point guard. We'll experiment over the next couple of days because Chris won't be practicing over the next couple of days.'
Thomas is willing to play point guard or any other role asked of him.
'It's kind of whatever the coaches need me to do at this point. However I can help the team out, I'm willing to step up and help,' Thomas said Thursday. 'I know Chris was hurt. He was real tough (Wednesday) trying to fight through it. If he needs a rest, I'll be glad to step in.'
Thomas, who started the season strong, has struggled lately as his role and position have been inconsistent.
'It's been difficult, but my teammates and coaches have helped me through it. You have to stay focused and be willing to play hard,' said Thomas who rejected the theory that he'd be better concentrating on one position. 'I like being versatile. I'd rather adapt to numerous roles than just one.'
Thomas said he expects his play to come around.
'I do feel like that's going to come. I hope it's going to come soon,' he said. 'It's been a roller coaster. Hopefully it'll click soon.'
Florida State hasn't clicked much lately. The Seminoles are 14-6 overall, but 3-4 in their last seven including a loss at No. 2 Duke in overtime.
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ALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Alexander Johnson scored 17 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Sunday as Florida State pulled away in the second half to take a 73-63 victory over Massachusetts.
The 6-10 Johnson dunked on his own miss with 10:59 left to give the Seminoles a 47-45 lead - and they never looked back on their way to consecutive victories for the first time in a month, leading by as many as 16 at 72-56 with 2:53 left.
Johnson, who has had four double-doubles in the last five games, made 9 of 10 free throws, and the Seminoles connected of 19 of 21 tries at the line to go along with 48.9 percent shooting from the floor.
Florida State (15-6) used a 12-0 midway through the game to build a 38-31 lead, but UMass (10-11) countered with a 14-4 run of its own capped by James Life's 3-point shot that gave the Minutemen a 45-42 lead with 13:13 left.
Life, a transfer from Manatee Community College who played his prep ball at Mariner High School in Leigh Acres, led UMass with 14 points. Jeff Viggiano added 11, Brandon Thomas and Dante Mulligan 10 apiece for the Minutemen.
Al Thornton finished with 16 for Florida State and senior point guard Todd Galloway had 11.
Mass had four players in double-figures led by James Life (14). It was the sixth game in a row which Life reached double-figures. He is averaging 16.2 over his last six games. It was Life's 11th gamewith 10 or more points this season.
* Jeff Viggiano returned to double-figures for the first time in five games with 11 points. He had scored just 13 total points in his last four games. It was Viggiano's 10th game in double-figures this season and 36th of his career.
* Viggiano played in his 99th career game and will reach 100 on Wednesday at George Washington.
* Dante Milligan scored in double-figures for the second time this season with 10 points on a perfect 5-of-5 from the floor. He also grabbed seven rebounds before fouling out in 18 minutes. Milligan had scored in double-figures once before against Saint Joseph's on Jan. 11.
* In his first start since Jan. 14 at Saint Louis, Brandon Thomas scored in double-figures for the first time since Jan. 7 as he had 10 points. Thomas drew the start after coming off the bench for seven straight games. Thomas had scored just 16 points over the last eight games (2.0 ppg).
* UMass had its three-game win streak in the series with Florida State ended. The Minutemen lead the series 3-2. FSU's other win came in 1992, the only other game between the teams in Tallahassee.
* UMass has now dropped three of its last four games vs. ACC teams losing to Boston College earlier this year at Miami last season sandwiched around the win over Florida State (78-68) last season on Feb. 15.
* UMass shot 52.1 percent from the floor, its highest shooting 50.9 percent vs. Fordham on Jan. 18.
uch has changed since the last meeting between the Massachusetts men's basketball team (10-11, 5-6 Atlantic 10) and the Florida State Seminoles (15-6, 5-5 Atlantic Coast Conference). In last year's 78-68 UMass win at the Mullins Center, Steve Lappas roamed the UMass sidelines, sophomore Maurice Maxwell scored a game-high 19 points and classmate Art Bowers dropped 12 points and seven assists in the UMass victory.
James Life makes a rare drive to the hoop in front of Al Thornton.
"I'm disappointed we lost," UMass coach Travis Ford said. "But I think that we made a step in the right direction. I thought we played better than we had in a while."
The Minutemen will be back in action against A-10 leader and No. 8-ranked George Washington on the road on Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m.
Senior Jeff Viggiano led UMass with 11 points in the game, followed by a solid performance by Dante Milligan, who had 10 points with seven boards on 5-of-5 shooting. Junior Brandon Thomas started strong with seven points in the first nine minutes of action, but only added three more points over the rest of the game.
The score was tied at 45 just a few minutes into the second half. Junior James Life had just hit two straight 3-pointers and the Minutemen were hanging with the Seminoles on the offensive end. But Florida State turned on the defensive pressure and UMass looked lost. The Minutemen began to lose steam and the Seminoles continued to push the gas pedal.
"We went on a few offensive droughts that I was disappointed in," Ford said. "We made a few mental mistakes, turning it over against their pressure - things that we've worked on."
From the 9:03 mark to the 6:33 mark in the second half, Florida State went on a 10-2 run, punctuated by two devastating 3-pointers by Florida State's John Galloway and Andrew Wilson, handing the Minutemen a 61-49 deficit to overcome in the waning minutes.
"I thought Florida State had to play one of their best games to beat us," Ford said. "When two teams play well, and Florida State is a better team than us, the better team is probably going to win and I think it was one of those situations."
UMass scored four straight points to get within eight points at 61-53, but Florida State - which went on an 8-2 run after that to push the lead to 14 at 69-55 - was too much to handle.
Thomas, who averaged just two points per game in his previous eight outings, got off to an inspired start, scoring the seven points in the early goings. He was more aggressive, attacking the rim and shooting with confidence, and the junior transfer seemed at ease for the first time since being removed from the starting lineup.
"Brandon was very aggressive and attacked the basket with some nice moves," Ford said.
The Seminoles finished the half on a 9-0 run to take a 35-31 lead into the break. Viggiano and Thomas (3-of-7 from the field, 1-of-2 from 3-point land) led the Minutemen in scoring with seven points each at halftime.
After an FSU 3-pointer, the Minutemen went on an 8-0 run to take a one-point lead at 39-38, but the momentum soon swung to Florida State after the Seminoles inserted some pressure defenses.
ALLAHASSEE, Fla. - For the first time in his coaching career, University of Massachusetts coach Travis Ford tried to slow the game down Sunday, hoping to negate Florida State's proficient fast break.
Defense vs Offense: UMass shot blocker Stephane Lasme tries to stop Florida State's leading scorer Al Thornton.
'Our whole game plan was to try to keep them out of the fast break, out of the open court,' Ford said. 'I told our team, 'It's the first time I've ever done this, but we are going to slow this game down to a crawl.' '
The loss was the Minutemen's fifth in their last six games and fifth straight on the road, but Ford believes his team made progress.
'You're never happy with losing, but I thought our team came in and competed against a Florida State (15-6) team that played great,' Ford said. 'I think our team made a little bit of a stride tonight because we haven't been playing that well in the last couple games. When you play against a team that's better than you, that plays a great game in their home gym, you're probably not going to come out on the W side. They had to play really well because we played one of our better games of late.'
UMass (10-11) returns to Atlantic 10 play at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday when it travels to Washington, D.C., to face No. 8 George Washington.
James Life reached double figures for the sixth straight game to lead the Minutemen. He didn't start for disciplinary reasons, but had 14 points off the bench in his return to his home state. Dante Milligan scored 10 points and seven rebounds. Jeff Viggiano added 11 points, while Brandon Thomas scored 10.
Alexander Johnson led the Seminoles with 13 points and 13 rebounds, while Al Thornton added 16.
Chris Lowe, whose status was questionable Saturday, not only played, but looked pretty good. In 37 minutes, including the entire second half, Lowe had six points and four assists. The second number could have been bigger if his teammates had made more open shots.
He was hobbled a little by the ankle he sprained Wednesday and wasn't as quick as normal. But Lowe was not overwhelmed despite a consistent press used by Florida State.
'He didn't practice at all the past three days, but he came out and competed and did his job,' Ford said. 'That was a gutsy performance by a freshman. I was happy with him.'
Lowe said the ankle wasn't bad.
'It's a little sore, a little tender. It's OK,' Lowe said after the game. 'I was really pleased to be able to go. It felt good enough that I was able to practice (at Sunday's shoot-around). I went out and did the best I could.'
UMass started the game strong, led by Thomas who started in place of Life. Thomas shook off recent scoring troubles and had seven points in the first 8:30 as the Minutemen led 18-14.
Minuteman foul trouble forced the featured inside battle between Rashaun Freeman and Stephane Lasme of UMass and Johnson and Thornton to be replaced by Milligan and Lawrence Carrier taking on the Seminole duo.
The backup frontcourt held its own at first for the Minutemen. UMass actually scored six straight points after Lasme picked up his second foul, but Florida State ended the half on a 9-0 run and led 35-31 at intermission.
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ALLAHASSEE, Fla. - With just over nine minutes left in Sunday's game, University of Massachusetts sophomore forward Dante Milligan picked up his fourth foul and came to the bench.
The Florida State defense kept Rashaun Freeman in check, with only 2 shots on the night.
Out of context, it looked like an odd move, but Freeman's recent struggles made it the logical choice.
The Minuteman big man finished the 73-63 loss with three points and four rebounds, one game after he had four points and missed all eight field goal attempts against La Salle. He has been in double figures only four of the last eight games.
'I don't know what it is,' Freeman said 'The only thing I can do is keep my head up, continue to work hard in practice and think positive. It's not always going to be like this. I just have to remain focused. I'm the type of player that if I start out well everything flows. But if I don't, I'm not as effective. It's two bad games in a row. I just have to stay focused and have two good practices to get ready for the George Washington game.'
Ford chose to look at the bright side. 'Rashaun Freeman's been a great player for our basketball team, but you have to be excited when other guys step up,' Ford said. 'Florida State was fronting and they did a good job taking away our post play.'
Freeman's extended bench time allowed Dante Milligan to have his best game in a while. The sophomore big man had 10 points on 5-for-5 shooting and seven rebounds.
'Dante was active out there,' Ford said. 'When he's active and played with energy, he makes things happen out there.'
LIFE DISCIPLINED - Junior guard James Life didn't start for disciplinary reasons and was replaced in the lineup by Brandon Thomas.
Life, a native of Fort Myers, Fla., who needed almost 30 tickets for friends and family from home, played 24 minutes and led the Minutemen with 14 points.
'He was 5-for-12, which isn't bad because he does like to shoot a lot,' Ford said. 'He isn't shy. I love the way he plays with emotion. I like his energy level. He was ready to play.'
Life refused to comment after the game. 'Sorry, I don't want to say anything,' he said.
NEXT UP - The Minutemen continue the 'Bush Road Trip' going from the state governed by Jeb Bush to the nation's capital where George Bush is president.
UMass faces No. 8 George Washington at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The Colonials are off to the best start in school history at 20-1.
UMASS vs. ACC, FSU - The loss ended the Minutemen's three-game winning streak against the Seminoles. UMass fell to 9-5 in its last 14 games against Atlantic Coast Conference schools.
NOT SO SUNNY - The Sunshine State hasn't been good to the Minutemen in the past two years as UMass lost two games by a combined score of 153-126. The Minutemen fell at Miami 80-53 last season.
POSTSEASON - Sunday's loss means the Minutemen will need a strong push just to finish above .500 to be eligible for the National Invitation Tournament. UMass needs at least four more wins in its final six regular-season and subsequent Atlantic 10 Tournament games to ensure itself of at least a .500 finish. It would likely need more than that to earn an invitation to the NIT.
COACHES Vs. CANCER - Ford and the rest of the UMass coaching staff all wore sneakers with their suits as part of the awareness campaign for Coaches vs. Cancer. Coaches around the nation wore sneakers during games this weekend.
MISCELLANEOUS - Thomas' 10 points snapped a nine-game streak of single-digit scoring. All five of his games with 10 or more points have come as a starter. ... The Minutemen are 1-3 this season when they played on national television. ... The temperature was in the high 50s in Massachusetts when Florida State played at Boston College on Jan. 14. It was in the low 40s in Tallahassee for Sunday's game.
ear the midway point of the second half of Sunday's basketball game between Florida State and Massachusetts, it was still anyone's game. That's when Alexander Johnson decided to make it his.
Jeff Viggiano gets wacked by Al Thornton.
Johnson scored six points during that decisive spurt and finished with his fifth double-double of the season, scoring 17 points and grabbing 13 rebounds.
“To see Al (Thornton) go off just about every night, I think he wants a part of that, too,” said guard Isaiah Swann of Johnson, smiling. “For us to have two guys in there that can score at any time, that's big.”
A one-two punch is exactly what FSU (15-6, 5-5 ACC) had going for it against UMass as Thornton scored 16 points. Their combined aggressiveness led them to the foul line, where the two players combined to make 14 of 16 free throws.
But it was that late surge - fueled by full-court pressure - that made the difference. The Seminoles, who had trouble pulling ahead by more than two baskets for most of the night, weren't threatened again.
“We knew going into the game that we were going to have to press,” said FSU head coach Leonard Hamilton, who said he expected that Massachusetts would try to slow the pace of the game to counter FSU's superior depth and athleticism.
Massachusetts (10-11, 5-5 Atlantic 10) had early success attacking the basket with dribble penetration, but the visitors still faltered on the offensive end because they couldn't convert open looks from behind the 3-point arc. Overall, the Minutemen shot 52.1 percent for the game but made only 5 of 19 treys (26.3 percent).
The Seminoles, meanwhile, slowly began hitting on all cylinders. With point guard Todd Galloway leading the outside effort by making three of four 3-pointers, FSU made a combined eight of 15 from behind the arc.
Swann said the Minutemen had no choice but to pick their poison once Johnson and Thornton began to dominate the paint. When the UMass guards helped double inside, Galloway, Swann and Andrew Wilson made them pay.
Galloway finished with 11 points, while Jason Rich added 9, Andrew Wilson scored eight and Swann added six.
“I knew we couldn't guard them one-on-one, which is why we played a lot of zone,” said Massachusetts coach Travis Ford. “Where we got in trouble was not on the break, but when they gave us defensive pressure, and we didn't handle it very well.”
After trailing much of the first half, the Seminoles used a 9-0 run to claim a 35-31 lead at the break. Tacking on a 3-pointer in the early seconds of the second half, Swann increased the edge to seven points - FSU's largest lead at that point.
UMass scored the next eight points to regain the lead at 39-38. It swung back and forth for the next few minutes until a 45-45 tie led Ford to call a timeout.
Johnson, who came into the season without any double-doubles, took it from there.
“He's learning how to play aggressive without fouling,” said Hamilton. “It's part of the learning process. He's a little more patient.”
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Official Basketball Box Score Massachusetts vs Florida State 02/12/06 5:30 pm at the Donald L. Tucker Center -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- VISITORS: Massachusetts 10-11, 5-5 A-10 TOT-FG 3-PT REBOUNDS ## Player Name FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF TP A TO BLK S MIN 01 Freeman, Rashaun.... f 1-2 0-0 1-2 1 3 4 3 3 0 0 0 0 23 13 Lasme, Stephane..... f 1-1 0-0 5-6 2 5 7 4 7 1 1 2 0 25 22 Viggiano, Jeff...... f 5-11 1-6 0-1 0 1 1 2 11 2 3 0 2 24 00 Brandon Thomas...... g 4-9 2-5 0-0 0 1 1 1 10 2 3 0 0 32 14 Lowe, Chris......... g 3-4 0-0 0-1 2 1 3 0 6 4 3 0 0 37 20 Milligan, Dante..... 5-5 0-0 0-0 3 4 7 5 10 0 2 0 1 18 23 Carrier, Lawrence... 1-4 0-1 0-0 2 3 5 2 2 1 2 0 0 17 34 James Life.......... 5-12 2-7 2-3 0 0 0 3 14 0 1 0 2 24 Totals.............. 25-48 5-19 8-13 10 18 28 20 63 10 15 2 5 200 TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 14-24 58.3% 2nd Half: 11-24 45.8% Game: 52.1% DEADB 3-Pt. FG% 1st Half: 2-10 20.0% 2nd Half: 3-9 33.3% Game: 26.3% REBS F Throw % 1st Half: 1-3 33.3% 2nd Half: 7-10 70.0% Game: 61.5% 0 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- HOME TEAM: Florida State 15-6, 5-5 ACC TOT-FG 3-PT REBOUNDS ## Player Name FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF TP A TO BLK S MIN 12 Al Thornton......... f 5-10 1-1 5-6 2 1 3 2 16 1 1 0 0 34 32 Alexander Johnson... f 4-10 0-1 9-10 3 10 13 4 17 1 2 0 1 29 03 Isaiah Swann........ g 2-5 2-2 0-0 0 2 2 1 6 2 4 0 0 16 04 Todd Galloway....... g 3-5 3-4 2-2 0 0 0 3 11 2 1 0 1 29 21 Jason Rich.......... g 4-5 0-1 1-1 0 1 1 1 9 3 2 0 0 32 10 Ralph Mims.......... 1-3 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 1 11 11 Jerel Allen......... 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 15 Casaan Breeden...... 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20 Andrew Wilson....... 3-5 2-4 0-0 0 0 0 0 8 2 0 0 0 24 25 Diego Romero........ 0-0 0-0 2-2 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 12 41 Uche Echefu......... 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 4 TEAM................ 2 2 4 Totals.............. 23-47 8-15 19-21 7 17 24 15 73 14 12 0 4 200 TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 12-26 46.2% 2nd Half: 11-21 52.4% Game: 48.9% DEADB 3-Pt. FG% 1st Half: 4-8 50.0% 2nd Half: 4-7 57.1% Game: 53.3% REBS F Throw % 1st Half: 7-8 87.5% 2nd Half: 12-13 92.3% Game: 90.5% 1,1 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Officials: Curtis Blair, Joe Lindsay, Mike Wood Technical fouls: Massachusetts-None. Florida State-None. Attendance: 7813 Score by Periods 1st 2nd Total Massachusetts................. 31 32 - 63 Florida State................. 35 38 - 73 ID-366718 Points in the paint-UMASS 38,FSU 20. Points off turnovers-UMASS 20,FSU 15. 2nd chance points-UMASS 9,FSU 7. Fast break points-UMASS 2,FSU 0. Bench points-UMASS 26,FSU 14. Score tied-5 times. Lead changed-10 times. Last FG-UMASS 2nd-01:14, FSU 2nd-02:53. Largest lead-UMASS by 5 1st-14:22, FSU by 16 2nd-02:53.
Play-by-Play Massachusetts vs Florida State 02/12/06 5:30 pm at the Donald L. Tucker Center 1st PERIOD Play-by-Play (Page 1) HOME TEAM: Florida State TIME SCORE MAR VISITORS: Massachusetts ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GOOD! DUNK by Al Thornton [PNT] 19:43 2-0 H 2 ASSIST by Isaiah Swann 19:43 19:18 TURNOVR by Lasme, Stephane TURNOVR by Alexander Johnson 18:58 18:34 2-3 V 1 GOOD! 3 PTR by Viggiano, Jeff 18:34 ASSIST by Lowe, Chris TURNOVR by Isaiah Swann 18:10 STEAL by Viggiano, Jeff 18:10 SUB IN : Andrew Wilson 18:10 SUB OUT: Isaiah Swann 17:54 2-6 V 4 GOOD! 3 PTR by Brandon Thomas 17:54 ASSIST by Viggiano, Jeff GOOD! LAYUP by Andrew Wilson [PNT] 17:34 4-6 V 2 ASSIST by Alexander Johnson 17:34 17:15 MISSED 3 PTR by Viggiano, Jeff 17:15 REBOUND (OFF) by Lasme, Stephane 17:10 4-8 V 4 GOOD! LAYUP by Lasme, Stephane [PNT] GOOD! 3 PTR by Todd Galloway 16:52 7-8 V 1 ASSIST by Andrew Wilson 16:52 16:24 7-10 V 3 GOOD! DUNK by Brandon Thomas [PNT] MISSED 3 PTR by Todd Galloway 16:09 REBOUND (DEF) by Lasme, Stephane REBOUND (DEF) by Jason Rich 15:57 MISSED LAYUP by Brandon Thomas GOOD! JUMPER by Alexander Johnson 15:43 9-10 V 1 15:16 TIMEOUT MEDIA 15:16 SUB IN : Diego Romero 15:16 SUB IN : Ralph Mims 15:16 SUB OUT: Alexander Johnson 15:16 SUB OUT: Todd Galloway 15:05 9-12 V 3 GOOD! JUMPER by Lowe, Chris [PNT] MISSED JUMPER by Al Thornton 14:42 REBOUND (DEF) by Lasme, Stephane 14:22 9-14 V 5 GOOD! LAYUP by Freeman, Rashaun [PNT] 14:22 ASSIST by Brandon Thomas MISSED 3 PTR by Andrew Wilson 14:17 REBOUND (DEF) by Freeman, Rashaun 13:58 TURNOVR by Brandon Thomas SUB IN : James Life 13:58 SUB OUT: Viggiano, Jeff 13:58 13:37 FOUL by Lasme, Stephane GOOD! 3 PTR by Al Thornton 13:25 12-14 V 2 ASSIST by Ralph Mims 13:25 12:49 12-16 V 4 GOOD! LAYUP by James Life [PNT] GOOD! JUMPER by Jason Rich 12:22 14-16 V 2 ASSIST by Al Thornton 12:22 FOUL by Jason Rich 12:15 SUB IN : Carrier, Lawrence 12:15 SUB IN : Todd Galloway SUB OUT: Freeman, Rashaun 12:15 SUB IN : Alexander Johnson 12:15 SUB IN : Jerel Allen 12:15 SUB IN : Isaiah Swann 12:15 SUB OUT: Diego Romero 12:15 SUB OUT: Ralph Mims 12:15 SUB OUT: Jason Rich 12:15 SUB OUT: Andrew Wilson REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 11:56 MISSED 3 PTR by Brandon Thomas MISSED LAYUP by Jerel Allen 11:50 REBOUND (DEF) by Lasme, Stephane 11:32 14-18 V 4 GOOD! LAYUP by Brandon Thomas [PNT] GOOD! JUMPER by Al Thornton 11:11 16-18 V 2 REBOUND (DEF) by Isaiah Swann 10:44 MISSED 3 PTR by Brandon Thomas 10:43 FOUL by Carrier, Lawrence TIMEOUT MEDIA 10:43 SUB IN : Viggiano, Jeff 10:43 SUB IN : Uche Echefu SUB OUT: Brandon Thomas 10:43 SUB OUT: Al Thornton MISSED JUMPER by Isaiah Swann 10:11 REBOUND (OFF) by (TEAM) 10:11 SUB IN : Freeman, Rashaun 10:10 SUB OUT: Lasme, Stephane 10:10 TURNOVR by Isaiah Swann 10:09 10:08 STEAL by Viggiano, Jeff FOUL by Uche Echefu 10:07 09:54 16-20 V 4 GOOD! LAYUP by Viggiano, Jeff [PNT] 09:54 ASSIST by Carrier, Lawrence FOUL by Todd Galloway 09:54 MISSED FT SHOT by Viggiano, Jeff REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 09:54 MISSED 3 PTR by Alexander Johnson 09:47 REBOUND (DEF) by Carrier, Lawrence REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 09:32 MISSED 3 PTR by Viggiano, Jeff MISSED JUMPER by Alexander Johnson 09:18 REBOUND (DEF) by Carrier, Lawrence 09:00 MISSED 3 PTR by James Life 09:00 REBOUND (OFF) by Freeman, Rashaun FOUL by Uche Echefu 08:54 16-21 V 5 GOOD! FT SHOT by Freeman, Rashaun REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 08:54 MISSED FT SHOT by Freeman, Rashaun 08:54 SUB IN : Jason Rich 08:54 SUB IN : Andrew Wilson 08:54 SUB IN : Al Thornton 08:54 SUB OUT: Uche Echefu 08:54 SUB OUT: Jerel Allen 08:54 SUB OUT: Isaiah Swann GOOD! FT SHOT by Todd Galloway 08:47 17-21 V 4 FOUL by Freeman, Rashaun GOOD! FT SHOT by Todd Galloway 08:47 18-21 V 3 SUB IN : Brandon Thomas 08:47 SUB IN : Milligan, Dante 08:47 SUB OUT: Carrier, Lawrence 08:47 SUB OUT: James Life 08:47 08:37 TURNOVR by Viggiano, Jeff GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 08:20 19-21 V 2 FOUL by Freeman, Rashaun GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 08:20 20-21 V 1 SUB IN : Lasme, Stephane 08:20 SUB OUT: Freeman, Rashaun 08:20 07:58 20-23 V 3 GOOD! LAYUP by Milligan, Dante [PNT] 07:58 ASSIST by Lowe, Chris TIMEOUT media 07:57 GOOD! 3 PTR by Todd Galloway 07:34 23-23 T 1 ASSIST by Jason Rich 07:34 07:17 TURNOVR by Brandon Thomas STEAL by Todd Galloway 07:16 MISSED 3 PTR by Jason Rich 07:00 REBOUND (OFF) by Al Thornton 07:00 MISSED FT SHOT by Al Thornton 06:57 FOUL by Lasme, Stephane REBOUND (OFF) by (DEADBALL) 06:57 GOOD! FT SHOT by Al Thornton 06:57 24-23 H 1 SUB IN : Carrier, Lawrence 06:52 SUB OUT: Lasme, Stephane 06:52 06:40 FOUL by Milligan, Dante 06:40 TURNOVR by Milligan, Dante MISSED LAYUP by Al Thornton 06:26 REBOUND (DEF) by Milligan, Dante 05:57 24-25 V 1 GOOD! DUNK by Milligan, Dante [PNT] 05:57 ASSIST by Brandon Thomas GOOD! LAYUP by Alexander Johnson [PNT] 05:34 26-25 H 1 ASSIST by Todd Galloway 05:34 STEAL by Alexander Johnson 05:15 TURNOVR by Milligan, Dante 05:15 SUB IN : Diego Romero 05:15 SUB OUT: Alexander Johnson TURNOVR by Jason Rich 05:03 SUB IN : James Life 05:03 SUB OUT: Milligan, Dante 05:03 FOUL by Al Thornton 04:57 04:53 26-27 V 1 GOOD! JUMPER by James Life [PNT] TURNOVR by Diego Romero 04:31 04:31 SUB IN : Ralph Mims 04:31 SUB OUT: Todd Galloway 04:14 MISSED 3 PTR by Viggiano, Jeff 04:14 REBOUND (OFF) by Carrier, Lawrence 04:09 MISSED LAYUP by Carrier, Lawrence 04:09 REBOUND (OFF) by Milligan, Dante 04:07 26-29 V 3 GOOD! TIP-IN by Milligan, Dante [PNT] SUB IN : Milligan, Dante 04:02 SUB OUT: Lowe, Chris 04:02 TURNOVR by Isaiah Swann 03:40 STEAL by Milligan, Dante 03:36 26-31 V 5 GOOD! LAYUP by Viggiano, Jeff [FB/PNT] TIMEOUT 30sec 03:34 03:34 SUB IN : Uche Echefu 03:34 SUB IN : Isaiah Swann 03:34 SUB OUT: Andrew Wilson 03:34 SUB OUT: Al Thornton GOOD! LAYUP by Uche Echefu [PNT] 03:13 28-31 V 3 ASSIST by Jason Rich 03:13 02:54 TURNOVR by Brandon Thomas STEAL by Ralph Mims 02:53 MISSED LAYUP by Ralph Mims 02:50 REBOUND (OFF) by (TEAM) 02:50 TIMEOUT MEDIA 02:48 MISSED LAYUP by Uche Echefu 02:31 REBOUND (DEF) by Milligan, Dante 02:15 TURNOVR by Lowe, Chris STEAL by Uche Echefu 02:13 GOOD! JUMPER by Jason Rich 02:06 30-31 V 1 ASSIST by Ralph Mims 02:06 SUB IN : Lowe, Chris 02:04 SUB OUT: Viggiano, Jeff 02:04 01:53 FOUL by Carrier, Lawrence 01:53 TURNOVR by Carrier, Lawrence MISSED JUMPER by Isaiah Swann 01:28 REBOUND (OFF) by Al Thornton 01:28 GOOD! FT SHOT by Al Thornton 01:24 31-31 T 2 FOUL by Milligan, Dante GOOD! FT SHOT by Al Thornton 01:24 32-31 H 1 01:24 SUB IN : Alexander Johnson 01:24 SUB OUT: Diego Romero REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 01:07 MISSED 3 PTR by Carrier, Lawrence 00:53 SUB IN : Al Thornton 00:53 SUB OUT: Uche Echefu GOOD! 3 PTR by Isaiah Swann 00:49 35-31 H 4 00:41 TIMEOUT 30sec 00:41 SUB IN : Todd Galloway 00:41 SUB OUT: Ralph Mims REBOUND (DEF) by Isaiah Swann 00:23 MISSED 3 PTR by James Life MISSED JUMPER by Alexander Johnson 00:04 REBOUND (OFF) by Alexander Johnson 00:04 MISSED JUMPER by Alexander Johnson 00:02 REBOUND (DEF) by Milligan, Dante Florida State 35, Massachusetts 31 1st period-only InPaint Pts-T/O 2nd-Chc FastBrk BnchPts Ties Leads Massachusetts 24 14 5 2 10 0 3 Florida State 8 10 3 0 4 2 3 2nd PERIOD Play-by-Play (Page 1) HOME TEAM: Florida State TIME SCORE MAR VISITORS: Massachusetts ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ FOUL by Alexander Johnson 19:50 TURNOVR by Alexander Johnson 19:50 REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 19:33 MISSED LAYUP by Freeman, Rashaun MISSED LAYUP by Al Thornton 19:26 BLOCK by Lasme, Stephane 19:25 REBOUND (DEF) by Lasme, Stephane 19:08 MISSED 3 PTR by Brandon Thomas 19:08 REBOUND (OFF) by Lasme, Stephane REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 19:03 MISSED 3 PTR by Viggiano, Jeff GOOD! 3 PTR by Isaiah Swann 18:42 38-31 H 7 ASSIST by Todd Galloway 18:42 FOUL by Alexander Johnson 18:19 38-32 H 6 GOOD! FT SHOT by Lasme, Stephane 18:19 38-33 H 5 GOOD! FT SHOT by Lasme, Stephane MISSED LAYUP by Alexander Johnson 18:01 REBOUND (DEF) by Freeman, Rashaun 17:34 38-35 H 3 GOOD! LAYUP by Viggiano, Jeff [PNT] MISSED JUMPER by Al Thornton 17:22 REBOUND (DEF) by Viggiano, Jeff 17:04 38-37 H 1 GOOD! LAYUP by Viggiano, Jeff [PNT] 17:04 ASSIST by Lasme, Stephane TIMEOUT 30sec 16:56 SUB IN : Milligan, Dante 16:56 SUB OUT: Freeman, Rashaun 16:56 MISSED LAYUP by Isaiah Swann 16:33 BLOCK by Lasme, Stephane 16:32 REBOUND (DEF) by Brandon Thomas 15:57 MISSED 3 PTR by Viggiano, Jeff 15:57 REBOUND (OFF) by Milligan, Dante FOUL by Todd Galloway 15:57 15:55 TIMEOUT MEDIA SUB IN : James Life 15:55 SUB IN : Andrew Wilson SUB OUT: Viggiano, Jeff 15:55 SUB OUT: Isaiah Swann SUB IN : Viggiano, Jeff 15:52 SUB OUT: Brandon Thomas 15:52 15:40 TURNOVR by Lowe, Chris 15:22 FOUL by James Life TURNOVR by Todd Galloway 15:07 14:44 MISSED 3 PTR by James Life 14:44 REBOUND (OFF) by Lowe, Chris 14:25 38-39 V 1 GOOD! LAYUP by Milligan, Dante [PNT] 14:25 ASSIST by Viggiano, Jeff 14:01 FOUL by Lasme, Stephane SUB IN : Freeman, Rashaun 14:01 SUB OUT: Lasme, Stephane 14:01 GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 13:59 39-39 T 3 FOUL by Viggiano, Jeff GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 13:59 40-39 H 1 SUB IN : Carrier, Lawrence 13:59 SUB OUT: Viggiano, Jeff 13:59 13:49 40-42 V 2 GOOD! 3 PTR by James Life 13:49 ASSIST by Lowe, Chris GOOD! LAYUP by Al Thornton [PNT] 13:35 42-42 T 4 13:13 42-45 V 3 GOOD! 3 PTR by James Life GOOD! 3 PTR by Andrew Wilson 13:03 45-45 T 5 ASSIST by Jason Rich 13:03 12:45 SUB IN : Ralph Mims 12:45 SUB IN : Diego Romero 12:45 SUB OUT: Alexander Johnson 12:45 SUB OUT: Todd Galloway 12:30 FOUL by James Life 12:30 TURNOVR by James Life MISSED 3 PTR by Andrew Wilson 12:06 REBOUND (DEF) by Milligan, Dante 11:51 TIMEOUT MEDIA 11:51 SUB IN : Alexander Johnson 11:51 SUB OUT: Al Thornton 11:46 TURNOVR by Lowe, Chris FOUL by Diego Romero 11:34 TURNOVR by Diego Romero 11:34 11:32 TIMEOUT 30sec REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 11:13 MISSED JUMPER by James Life MISSED LAYUP by Alexander Johnson 11:03 REBOUND (OFF) by Alexander Johnson 11:03 GOOD! DUNK by Alexander Johnson [PNT] 10:59 47-45 H 2 SUB IN : Viggiano, Jeff 10:38 SUB IN : Al Thornton SUB IN : Lasme, Stephane 10:38 SUB IN : Jerel Allen SUB IN : Brandon Thomas 10:38 SUB OUT: Diego Romero SUB OUT: Carrier, Lawrence 10:38 SUB OUT: Jason Rich SUB OUT: Freeman, Rashaun 10:38 SUB OUT: James Life 10:38 REBOUND (DEF) by (DEADBALL) 10:33 MISSED JUMPER by Lowe, Chris 10:33 FOUL by Milligan, Dante GOOD! LAYUP by Ralph Mims [PNT] 10:11 49-45 H 4 09:51 TURNOVR by Viggiano, Jeff GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 09:32 50-45 H 5 FOUL by Lasme, Stephane GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 09:32 51-45 H 6 SUB IN : Carrier, Lawrence 09:32 SUB OUT: Lasme, Stephane 09:32 FOUL by Ralph Mims 09:25 09:18 MISSED LAYUP by Viggiano, Jeff 09:18 REBOUND (OFF) by Carrier, Lawrence 09:14 MISSED LAYUP by Carrier, Lawrence 09:14 REBOUND (OFF) by Milligan, Dante 09:07 51-47 H 4 GOOD! TIP-IN by Milligan, Dante [PNT] SUB IN : Freeman, Rashaun 09:05 SUB IN : Todd Galloway SUB OUT: Milligan, Dante 09:05 SUB OUT: Ralph Mims GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 09:04 52-47 H 5 FOUL by Milligan, Dante GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 09:04 53-47 H 6 09:04 SUB IN : Diego Romero 09:04 SUB OUT: Alexander Johnson 08:54 TURNOVR by Carrier, Lawrence 08:54 TIMEOUT 30sec GOOD! 3 PTR by Todd Galloway 08:40 56-47 H 9 ASSIST by Andrew Wilson 08:40 08:25 FOUL by Viggiano, Jeff 08:25 TURNOVR by Viggiano, Jeff SUB IN : James Life 08:25 SUB OUT: Viggiano, Jeff 08:25 MISSED JUMPER by Al Thornton 08:01 REBOUND (DEF) by Carrier, Lawrence 07:35 56-49 H 7 GOOD! LAYUP by Carrier, Lawrence [PNT] 07:35 ASSIST by Lowe, Chris GOOD! LAYUP by Al Thornton [PNT] 07:26 58-49 H 9 07:05 MISSED 3 PTR by James Life 07:05 REBOUND (OFF) by Lowe, Chris REBOUND (DEF) by Jerel Allen 07:02 MISSED 3 PTR by James Life GOOD! 3 PTR by Andrew Wilson 06:39 61-49 H 12 ASSIST by Jerel Allen 06:39 06:33 TIMEOUT TEAM SUB IN : Lasme, Stephane 06:33 SUB IN : Isaiah Swann SUB OUT: Freeman, Rashaun 06:33 SUB IN : Jason Rich 06:33 SUB OUT: Jerel Allen 06:33 SUB OUT: Andrew Wilson 06:18 61-51 H 10 GOOD! LAYUP by Lowe, Chris [PNT] TURNOVR by Al Thornton 05:55 05:54 STEAL by James Life FOUL by Isaiah Swann 05:51 05:51 TIMEOUT MEDIA 05:51 61-52 H 9 GOOD! FT SHOT by James Life 05:51 61-53 H 8 GOOD! FT SHOT by James Life GOOD! FT SHOT by Diego Romero 05:30 62-53 H 9 FOUL by Brandon Thomas GOOD! FT SHOT by Diego Romero 05:30 63-53 H 10 SUB IN : Milligan, Dante 05:30 SUB OUT: Carrier, Lawrence 05:30 05:20 63-55 H 8 GOOD! JUMPER by James Life GOOD! LAYUP by Jason Rich [PNT] 05:07 65-55 H 10 ASSIST by Isaiah Swann 05:07 FOUL by Todd Galloway 04:50 MISSED FT SHOT by Lowe, Chris REBOUND (DEF) by (TEAM) 04:50 SUB IN : Viggiano, Jeff 04:50 SUB IN : Alexander Johnson SUB OUT: Brandon Thomas 04:50 SUB OUT: Diego Romero TURNOVR by Isaiah Swann 04:25 04:23 STEAL by James Life FOUL by Al Thornton 04:21 MISSED FT SHOT by James Life REBOUND (DEF) by Al Thornton 04:21 GOOD! FT SHOT by Al Thornton 04:21 66-55 H 11 FOUL by Milligan, Dante GOOD! FT SHOT by Al Thornton 04:21 67-55 H 12 SUB IN : Brandon Thomas 04:21 SUB IN : Andrew Wilson SUB IN : Freeman, Rashaun 04:21 SUB OUT: Isaiah Swann SUB OUT: Viggiano, Jeff 04:21 SUB OUT: Milligan, Dante 04:21 REBOUND (DEF) by (TEAM) 04:08 MISSED JUMPER by James Life MISSED LAYUP by Todd Galloway 03:43 REBOUND (OFF) by Alexander Johnson 03:43 GOOD! TIP-IN by Alexander Johnson [PNT] 03:41 69-55 H 14 FOUL by Alexander Johnson 03:21 03:21 TIMEOUT MEDIA 03:21 69-56 H 13 GOOD! FT SHOT by Lasme, Stephane REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 03:21 MISSED FT SHOT by Lasme, Stephane GOOD! JUMPER by Jason Rich 02:53 71-56 H 15 GOOD! FT SHOT by Jason Rich 02:53 72-56 H 16 FOUL by James Life FOUL by Alexander Johnson 02:31 72-57 H 15 GOOD! FT SHOT by Lasme, Stephane 02:31 72-58 H 14 GOOD! FT SHOT by Lasme, Stephane TURNOVR by Jason Rich 02:00 01:55 TIMEOUT 30sec 01:40 72-60 H 12 GOOD! LAYUP by Lowe, Chris [PNT] GOOD! FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 01:19 73-60 H 13 FOUL by Freeman, Rashaun MISSED FT SHOT by Alexander Johnson 01:19 REBOUND (DEF) by Freeman, Rashaun 01:19 SUB IN : Ralph Mims 01:19 SUB IN : Jerel Allen 01:19 SUB IN : Casaan Breeden 01:19 SUB OUT: Todd Galloway 01:19 SUB OUT: Al Thornton 01:19 SUB OUT: Jason Rich 01:14 73-63 H 10 GOOD! 3 PTR by Brandon Thomas MISSED 3 PTR by Casaan Breeden 00:48 REBOUND (DEF) by Lowe, Chris REBOUND (DEF) by Alexander Johnson 00:39 MISSED LAYUP by Brandon Thomas MISSED 3 PTR by Ralph Mims 00:04 REBOUND (DEF) by Lasme, Stephane Florida State 73, Massachusetts 63 2nd period-only InPaint Pts-T/O 2nd-Chc FastBrk BnchPts Ties Leads Massachusetts 14 6 4 0 16 0 2 Florida State 12 5 4 0 10 3 2 POINTS OFF TURNOVERS 1 2 - Tot Massachusetts........... 14 6 - 20 Florida State........... 10 5 - 15 POINTS IN PAINT 1 2 - Tot Massachusetts........... 24 14 - 38 Florida State........... 8 12 - 20 2ND CHANCE POINTS 1 2 - Tot Massachusetts........... 5 4 - 9 Florida State........... 3 4 - 7 FAST BREAK POINTS 1 2 - Tot Massachusetts........... 2 0 - 2 Florida State........... 0 0 - 0 BENCH POINTS 1 2 - Tot Massachusetts........... 10 16 - 26 Florida State........... 4 10 - 14 SCORE TIED BY 1 2 - Tot Massachusetts........... 0 0 - 0 Florida State........... 2 3 - 5 LEAD GAINED BY 1 2 - Tot Massachusetts........... 3 2 - 5 Florida State........... 3 2 - 5