Albany Wins 4th-Straight at UMass Lowell
Albany (13-3, 3-0) won its fourth-straight game and 26th-straight America East regular-season contest, 87-50, at UMass Lowell (2-13, 1-3).
The Great Danes out-rebounded the River Hawks, 54-28, while hitting 10 3-pointers and dishing out 24 assists on 30 made field goals. Shereesha Richards led Albany with 23 points and 10 rebounds for her 10th double-double of the season, while Erin Coughlin hit a career-high six 3-pointers and Tammy Phillip pulled down a career-high and a conference season-best 19 rebounds.
Albany jumped out to a 14-6 lead at the first media timeout and never looked back, building a 40-15 lead at halftime.
Lindsey Doucette led UMass Lowell with 14 points and eight rebounds while Shannon Samuels registered 12 points and six assists.