Massachusetts vs. Fordham: Full Game Preview

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Massachusetts vs. Fordham: Full Game Preview
Massachusetts
(10-4, 4-1 away)
Fordham
(5-11, 4-2 home)
Venue: Rose Hill Gym
1:00PM ET / 10:00AM PT, January 13, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Massachusetts C Williams 15.8 C Lalanne 6.2 C Williams 7.3
Fordham B Frazier 16.1 C Gaston 7.9 B Frazier 5.5

In their last outing, behind 18 points and 10 rebounds from Chris Gaston, the Rams defeated Duquesne 82-75 on January 9th. He contributes a team-leading 7.9 rebounds per game, 1.8 blocks per game, and 1.1 steals per game. For the Minutemen, Cady Lalanne finished with 18 points and 13 rebounds in the 70-62 loss to Saint Louis on January 10th. He leads the team in rebounds with 6.2 per game and blocks with 1.2 per game.

Massachusetts StatSmack

  • The Fordham basketball team finishes what they start, with a better graduation rate than Massachusetts (86% vs 57%).
  • Maybe someday you'll play some real competition. Fordham has a stronger schedule (including future opponents) than Massachusetts this season (Projected SOS Rank: #76 vs #90).
  • Fordham has a much higher 4-year graduation rate than Massachusetts according to Kiplinger (74.6% vs 49%).
  • The Fordham blocks leader (Ryan Canty) has more blocks than the Massachusetts blocks leader (Cady Lalanne).
  • Fordham allows fewer rebounds (34.2 allowed per game vs 39.7 allowed per game) than Massachusetts this season.
  • Ryan Canty is ranked 6th in the A-10 in rebounds and 10th in the A-10 in blocks.
  • Branden Frazier is ranked 1st in the A-10 in points and 36th nationally in assists.
  • The Fordham rebounding leader (Ryan Canty) has more rebounds than the Massachusetts rebounding leader (Terrell Vinson).
  • At least you keep showing up. Fordham has an average margin of victory of 9 over Massachusetts in 8 wins since 1981.
  • The Fordham scoring leader (Branden Frazier) has more points than the Massachusetts scoring leader (Chaz Williams).
UMASS Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B+ Chaz Williams 35 16 4 7 2 0 4
B- Jesse Morgan 29 13 3 2 2 0 1
C+ Terrell Vinson 25 12 4 1 1 0 2
C Cady Lalanne 19 6 6 0 1 1 1
C Raphiael Putney 23 7 5 1 1 1 2
C Maxie Esho 22 6 5 0 1 1 1
C Sampson Carter 22 6 5 1 1 1 1
C- Freddie Riley 22 6 1 1 1 0 1
D Trey Davis 7 2 1 1 0 0 0
D Izzy Freeman 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
D T. Bergantino 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
FORD Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B- Chris Gaston 31 15 8 1 1 2 2
B- Branden Frazier 35 16 4 5 1 0 3
C- Bryan Smith 28 9 4 1 1 0 2
C- Ryan Canty 19 7 7 0 0 1 1
D Travion Leonard 14 6 4 0 0 0 1
D Mandell Thomas 22 6 2 1 1 0 1
D Ryan Rhoomes 17 3 4 0 0 1 1
D Jermaine Myers 25 4 2 2 1 0 2
D Jeffrey Short 16 5 2 1 0 0 1
D- Devon McMillan 10 3 1 1 0 0 0
F Luka Zivkovic 6 1 1 0 0 0 1
F Khalid Robinson 8 1 1 0 0 0 1
F Nihad Musovic 3 0 2 0 0 0 1
F Jared Fay 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
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