Boonyasith scores 14 to lift UMBC over NJIT 76-56
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- No. 8 Virginia cools off No. 22 NC State
- No. 12 Kansas St. surges past No. 17 TCU
- No. 18 Indiana edges No. 24 Rutgers
- Pitt moves into tie for ACC lead
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Jacob Boonyasith scored 14 points and Dimitrije Spasojevic scored 13 and UMBC beat NJIT 76-56 on Wednesday night to end its five-game losing streak.
Keondre Kennedy added 11 points and seven rebounds and Darnell Rogers scored 11 for UMBC (6-7, 1-1 America East Conference)
Souleymane Diakite scored 14 points, Mekhi Gray scored 11 and Antwuan Butler grabbed six rebounds for the Highlanders (8-6, 3-1).
NJIT scored a season-low 22 first-half points.
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Updated January 12, 2022