Hinds' hits 6 3s, UMass beats Central Arkansas 89-62
The Minutemen (3-0) took control with a 17-2 run capped at 70-44 by one of Hinds' 3-pointers midway through the second half. Their largest lead was 85-52 with 4:08 left.
UMass built a double-digit lead midway through the first half and maintained their advantage between 7 and 15 until a 41-30 halftime lead.
Howard's 3 pulled the Bears within 18-17 but they would get no closer.