AMHERST, Mass. -- — T.J. Weeks Jr. had 17 points and 10 rebounds off the bench to lead Massachusetts to an 81-73 win over Fordham on Wednesday night.
The victory came a day after UMass coach Matt McCall was fired, though McCall will continue coaching the Minutemen through the end of the season.
The Minutemen evened the season series against the Rams. Fordham defeated UMass 85-73 last Monday.
Small forward Scotty Middleton, a 5-star senior, commits to play men's basketball for Ohio State Buckeyes
Five-star senior Scotty Middleton committed to Ohio State, becoming the first five-star recruit of the Chris Holtmann era and the Buckeyes' highest-ranked recruit in nine years.
Pac-12, Northeast Conference to pay basketball referees equally; data found 22% gap last season among top D-I conferences
The Pac-12 and Northeast conferences plan to equalize pay among referees for men's and women's basketball starting next season. An AP analysis found that among 15 of the NCAA's largest conferences, men's basketball refs made 22% more per game in 2021-22.
Which men's college basketball programs get the most out of transfers?
Transfers are more common than ever, and they accounted for 40% of minutes played at major-conference programs in 2021-22. Which coaches rely the most on them?