New Hampshire 63, UMBC 46
Dane DiLiegro had a double-double and Tyrone Conley scored 25
points to lead New Hampshire over Maryland-Baltimore County 63-46
on Saturday night.
DiLiegro scored 21 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and teamed with
Conley to spark a 23-0 run spanning both halves.
The Wildcats (12-14, 6-8 America East Conference) scored the
game’s first seven points and were never threatened. Leading 18-10
with 9:35 to go in the first half, New Hampshire outscored the
Retrievers 23-0 over a span of 9:51.
DiLiegro, who had six points during the spurt, capped it on a
jumper with 19:44 left in the game. Conley added 10 points during
New Hampshire scored 24 points off 21 turnovers and didn’t allow
any UMBC starter to score more than eight points.
The Retrievers (5-21, 4-9), who were led by Chase Plummer’s 13
points, were just 3 of 17 from the field in the first half.