Hot-shooting Central Connecticut downs UMass Lowell 86-74
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) Tyler Kohl scored 26 points with four 3-pointers, Ian Krishnan added 15 points with three 3s and Central Connecticut shot 61 percent from the field in beating UMass Lowell 86-74 on Tuesday night.
Jamir Coleman added nine points for the Blue Devils (2-1), who finished 12 of 24 from long distance.
The River Hawks (1-2) closed to 63-53 on a 16-4 run capped by Allin Blunt's layup, but CCSU replied with a 15-4 run and led by 20 points on Will Ellis' 3 with 4:59 left.
Kohl's 3-pointer put the Blue Devils up for good, 10-7, and CCSU pulled away 24-14 after hitting 6 of 7 from beyond the arc. Kohl hit four 3s and scored 22 points and CCSU shot 66.7 percent from the field in the first half to take a 52-35 halftime lead.
Updated November 13, 2018