Hartford beats Maryland-Baltimore County 74-57
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Andres Torres scored 16 points and dished out 10 assists to lead Hartford over Maryland-Baltimore County 74-57 on Tuesday night.
The Hawks (3-14, 3-2 America East Conference) shot 51 percent from the field (25 of 49), led by Torres' distributions.
Wes Cole added 13 points, going 4 of 6 from 3-point range as the Hawks shot 45.8 percent from behind the arc (11 of 24). Hartford made 7 of 14 3-pointers in the first half and led 33-27 at the break.
The Hawks scored 19 points off 18 Terriers' turnovers, and held UMBC to just 1 of 11 from 3-point range.
Plummer averaged 16.5 points per game throughout UMBC's first four conference matchups, and was just 3 of 8 against the Hawks. It was the fourth straight loss for UMBC.
Updated January 17, 2012