Davis goes for 27 and 12, leads UMass over La Salle 69-52

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) Trey Davis scored 27 points and grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds, Donte Clark added 17 points, and Massachusetts snapped a three-game losing streak with a 69-52 win over La Salle on Saturday night.

Davis was 7 of 7 from the free-throw line, added four steals and made 4 of 8 3s for Massachusetts (13-17, 6-12 Atlantic 10).

The Minutemen led 30-25 at intermission and pushed the advantage into double digits less than three minutes into the second half.

A 3-pointer from Clark with 3:46 left gave the Minutemen a 62-42 lead, matching their biggest lead of the game.

La Salle (8-21, 4-14) finished 18 of 64 from the field and never made a run in the second half.

Cleon Roberts led the Explorers with 14 points and Jordan Price and Yevgen Sakhniuk added 13 apiece.

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