LOWELL, Mass. (AP)Ayinde Hikim had 12 points in UMass-Lowell’s 68-59 victory over Saint Francis (BKN) on Saturday night.

Hikim was 4 of 5 shooting and 4 of 4 from the free throw line for the River Hawks (11-1). Cam Morris III was 4 of 6 shooting and 3 of 5 from the free throw line to add 11 points. Yuri Covington recorded 11 points and was 3 of 9 shooting (3 for 6 from distance). It was the ninth win in a row for the River Hawks.

Rob Higgins finished with 14 points and three steals for the Terriers (4-5). Roy Clarke added 13 points and six rebounds for Saint Francis (BKN). In addition, Larry Moreno had 11 points and nine rebounds.

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