- Associated Press - Wednesday, January 11, 2017

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Luwane Pipkins scored 17 points, Rashaan Holloway had 14 points and seven rebounds, and UMass beat Dayton 67-55 on Wednesday to snap the Flyers’ five-game winning streak.

The Minutemen held Dayton to its lowest point total of the season by two points.

UMass led 34-27 at the half but started the second half going 0 for 8 from 3-point range as Dayton clawed to 42-41 after a 3-pointer by Charles Cooke with 11:50 to go. UMass went on a 10-0 run over the next four minutes to take control.

Dejon Jarreau had 13 points, seven rebounds and six assists for UMass (11-6, 1-3 Atlantic 10).

Kyle Davis made 6 of 8 shots and scored 16 points for Dayton (12-4, 3-1). Cooke finished with nine points after missing the last two games with a tailbone injury. The Flyers committed 19 turnovers and were outscored in the paint 32-20.

Dayton hasn’t won a regular-season game at UMass since 2004.


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