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01/27/2013 5:50 PM EST
Williams, Massachusetts rally past Richmond 70-65
MASSACHUSETTS 70, RICHMOND 65
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) -- Chaz Williams scored 18 points and
Massachusetts rallied from a seven-point deficit in the final 6
minutes to defeat Richmond 70-65 Sunday in Atlantic 10
Trailing 63-56, Williams hit a 3-pointer with 5:52 left to spark
an 11-0 run. Kendall Anthony hit two free throws with 16 seconds
left - the Spiders' first points in 5:46 - to make it 67-65.
Williams made two free throws 2 seconds later, then clinched the
win with a foul shot with 1 second remaining.
Cady Lalanne added 12 points and Sampson Carter 10 for the
Minutemen (13-5, 3-2), who led the entire first half en route to
a 34-29 advantage at the break.
The Spiders took their first lead at 37-36.
Wayne Sparrow scored 13 points and Cedrick Lindsay 12 to lead
Richmond (13-8, 3-3), which entered on a two-game winning streak
after defeating No. 19 Virginia Commonwealth 86-74 in overtime.
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