Lutete leads UMass Lowell past New Hampshire, 72-62
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Christian Lutete scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as UMass Lowell earned a season split with New Hampshire, 72-62 on Wednesday night.
In addition to snapping a two-game losing streak, the River Hawks (13-11, 5-4 America East) established a school record for most wins in a single season as a Division I program.
Lutete's layup with :13 left in the first half sent UMass Lowell into intermission with a 44-32 advantage and the team pushed the lead to 19 points midway through the second half.
New Hampshire (3-19, 1-8) now has lost eight straight games.