AMHERST, Mass., Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Chaz Williams scored 18 points and handed out eight assists Saturday, igniting No. 22 Massachusetts over Miami (Ohio) 73-65 in a final non-conference tuneup.
Maxie Esho came off the bench to provide 15 points, six rebounds and four assists for the Minutemen (12-1), who wrapped up an 8-0 home record in non-conference play.
Massachusetts opens its Atlantic-10 season Wednesday against St. Joseph's.
Cady Lalanne helped out with 12 points and six rebounds.
The RedHawks (4-7) were paced by Will Felder's 22 points and seven rebounds.