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  • Dayton basketball goes back to 1903, but they never faced UMass until they joined the Atlantic 10 in the 1995-96 season.
  • Dayton's first A-10 conference game was a loss to UMass, on 1/6/1996.
  • Primary home venue: UD Arena

Game History

DateGame ResultsSiteUM CoachGame NotesConferenceHead CoachNickname
1/6/1996W 78-58Home (MC)John CalipariCamby welcomes Dayton to A-10 with a 38 & 11 performance.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
2/23/1997L 69-67AwayJames “Bruiser” FlintTravieso 22 points, Norville 12, Basit 10 rebounds.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
2/1/1998W 85-69Home (MC)James “Bruiser” FlintUM pushes win streak to 10. Ketner 33 points, Mack 14, Clarke 13.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
1/28/1999W 59-57 (OT)AwayJames “Bruiser” FlintMack game winner with 10 seconds left. Ketner 16 & 11, Mack 15, Kirkland 13.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
1/20/2000L 57-52Home (MC)James “Bruiser” FlintKirkland 15, Mack 14, Rhymer 11 & 9.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
1/18/2001W 62-57Home (MC)James “Bruiser” FlintUM shoots 51% and out-rebounds Dayton. Rhymer 19 & 13, Rogers 16 (8-9 shooting).Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
2/6/2001L 89-76AwayJames “Bruiser” FlintUM whistled for 27 fouls, leading to 32 Flyer points at the line. Brand & Mack 23 each.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
1/29/2002L 83-68Home (MC)Steve LappasDayton shoots 59% to UM's 36%. Crooks 21, Anderson 20.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
1/29/2003L 83-55AwaySteve LappasDayton goes 26-30 from the line, UM 7-15. Lee 12 & 9, Anderson 10.Atlantic 10Oliver PurnellFlyers
2/8/2004L 66-59Home (MC)Steve LappasUM starters shoot 11-46 (24%). Lasme 13-7-6 off the bench, Chadwick 12.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
3/1/2005L 53-52AwaySteve LappasDayton benefits from questionable whistle at end. Carrier 11 & 8, Freeman 11, Maxwell 10.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
2/25/2006W 66-47Home (MC)Travis FordDayton shooting struggles: 37% FG, 35% FT. Life 25 points, Freeman 19 & 12.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
2/18/2007W 77-69AwayTravis FordFirst Dayton home loss on season. Forbes 23 points, Freeman & Lasme double-doubles.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
1/16/2008W 82-71AwayTravis FordFirst win over ranked team in 3 years. Harris 22 points, Lowe 19. Brower 11 & 9.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
1/10/2009W 76-65Home (MMC)Derek KelloggAt the MassMutual Center, Springfield MA. UD was 14-1. 4 MMen in double-figures, led by Harris 23 points. Gaffney 7 blocks.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
2/27/2010L 96-68AwayDerek KelloggDayton hits 13 3s and shoots 55% overall. UM only hits 37%. Vinson 16 points.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
1/9/2011W 55-50Home (MC)Derek KelloggUM scores 29 from stripe and 26 from field. UM wins rebounding 41-31 over what was top rebounding team in A-10.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
3/8/2011L 78-50Home (MC)Derek KelloggAtlantic 10 Tournament First Round. UMass #8, Dayton #9. Seniors go out on awful note as Dayton dominates start to finish.Atlantic 10Brian GregoryFlyers
2/25/2012L 76-43AwayDerek KelloggUM goes ice cold: shoots 24.5% FG, 54.2% FT, gives up 36-9 run to end the game. Williams & Morgan combine for 3-23 shooting.Atlantic 10Archie MillerFlyers
2/23/2013W 76-66Home (MC)Derek KelloggLalanne sets new career highs with his big effort. Vinson adds 13 & 6 in his 122nd start, first all time at UM. Chaz 9 assists builds his lead in conference stats. Atlantic 10Archie MillerFlyers
3/1/2014L 86-79AwayDerek KelloggFlyers use a 13-0 run, and score 50 in the second half, to put the game away. UM's 6 assists a season low. Williams (17) and Gordon (15) give the UM backcourt 51 combined points. Atlantic 10Archie MillerFlyers
1/29/2015W 66-64Home (MC)Derek KelloggUM exploits the height advantage and scores 44 points in the paint. Lalanne 18 & 7, Esho 8 & 9, Davis 15 points. Hinds blocks UD's desperation heave at the buzzer. Atlantic 10Archie MillerFlyers
1/6/2016L 93-63AwayDerek KelloggDayton #25. Dayton steamrolls, start to finish. Flyers shoot 68% in the second half, 57% for the game, and 44% from 3 (last two were season-worst for UM's defense). UM tallies just 24 rebounds, a season low. Hinds adds just 4 points. Atlantic 10Archie MillerFlyers
1/11/2017W 67-55Home (MC)Derek KelloggUM turns a 6.5 underdog prediction into a double-digit win. Strong performances from underclassmen: Pipkins 17 & 4, Holloway 14 & 7, Jarreau 13/7/6. Season worsts for Dayton in points (55, nearly 22 under their average), FG% (.316), turnovers (19). Atlantic 10Archie MillerFlyers
1/6/2018W 62-60AwayMatt McCallWith Anderson & Holloway suspended, chances for a UM win appear dismal, but rest of team steps up huge and wins at UD Arena for first time since 2008. Pipkins leads all scorers. UM falls behind by 11 in the first, then builds an 8-pt lead in the second, and holds on. Career highs for McLean in rebounds (9) and minutes (36).Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
2/3/2018W 86-82 (2OT)Home (MC)Matt McCallUM fights to the last to get this W, hitting some amazing shots. Pip plays 47 of 50 minutes, CJ tallies 17-7-7 in 49 minutes, Pierre 15 in 44 minutes, Hines 14 & 6, McLean 7 pts & 4 assists, KTM provides some good relief in 14 minutes.Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
1/13/2019L 72-67AwayMatt McCallUM hung in there, but deciding factor was free throws: UM 3-4, UD 13-21. UM tied it at 67 with 1:36 to play, but missed a layup and a three in their final possessions. Pip led UM with 19 points, Baptiste 10 boards. Pierre adds 16 points, Holloway & Clergeot 10 each.Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
2/26/2019L 72-48Home (MC)Matt McCallUM starts off with an 8-2 lead, then proceeds to give up an unbelievable 38-6 run to the Flyers, who shoot 82.4% in the first half. Dayton builds lead up to 29 in the 2nd. UM plays without Pipkins, Cobb, Holloway, Diallo, and KTM, all with various injuries. Laurent shoots 8-13, but rest of team 10-39 (.256). West as the leading rebounder in just 9 minutes of PT leads to McCall questioning team effort in the post-game presser.Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
1/11/2020L 88-60AwayMatt McCallThe first 5 minutes summed it up: 4 turnovers, 4 fouls, 3 missed shots, and UM started off in a 9-0 hole. Dayton (#15) way too talented for UM, building a 48-22 lead by halftime. Toppin 16 points in 19 minutes for UD, plus 5 other Flyers in double-figures. UM gets stolen 12 times, and turns it over 21 times, including 9 by East.Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
2/15/2020L 71-63Home (MC)Matt McCallDayton #6. Jalen Crutcher goes on a personal 11-2 run and Dayton turns a 5 point cushion into 16 in the second half, too much for UM to overcome. FG%: UD 53%, UM 38%. 3pt: UD 54%, UM 20%. Pierre continues to struggle (3-14). Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
2/23/2022L 82-61AwayMatt McCallFlyers shoot 20-29 (69%) and score 30 in the paint in the first half alone. UM hits 22 FGs all game. Flyers build 31 point lead and coast to easy W. Noah scoreless in 22 foul-plagued minutes.Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
3/11/2022L 75-72NeutralMatt McCallAtlantic 10 Tournament Quarterfinal at Capital One Arena, Washington DC. Seed: UD 2. UM built a 36-26 lead, but Dayton chipped away, and held off UM in a second half battle. Noah carries team on his back again. A10 RotY DaRon Holmes scores a career high 28.Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
2/22/2023L 72-54Home (MC)Frank MartinToo tall a task without Noah & Matt. Dayton starts with a 9-0 lead and never trails. Great game from RJ (21 & 9), but only Keon (10) joins him in double-figure scoring. Leveque 9 & 7. Noah & Matt out.Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
1/7/2024L 64-60AwayFrank MartinFlyers build a quick 14-pt lead, but UM regroups with zone D, holding Flyers to 26% in H2. UM cuts the deficit to 2 late, but can't get over the hump. Cross 18 & 14, Cohen 15 & 9. UM 20 ORs, +12 total rebounding, but 3-22 from three (3-22).Atlantic 10Anthony GrantFlyers
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