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UMBC MENíS HOOPS THREE-GAME WIN STREAK SNAPPED AT NEW HAMPSHIRE, 73-64
Rashad Bilal had 10 points for UMBC.
The UMBC menís basketball team (9-10, 4-6 AE) saw their three-game win streak get snapped by the
UMBC fell behind early after taking a 5-2 advantage, the Wildcats went on a 9-0 run as UMBC never led again. The Retrievers shot 9-of-26 in the opening stanza and trailed 36-23 at halftime.
In the second half UMBC went on a 12-0 run early and closed the gap to 50-47 with 9:37 remaining on the clock, but the Wildcats would score five points in a row and keep UMBC out of striking distance the rest of the way.
John Zito led UMBC with 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting while Cory McJimson and Rob Gogerty each scored 12 points. Rashad Bilal finished with 10 points.
UMBC for the game went 25-of-55 from the field, 45.5 percent.
The Retrievers return to action with