Mitchell sank 8 of 15 shots from the floor, including two 3-pointers, and added eight rebounds before fouling out for the Minutemen (8-12, 2-5 Atlantic 10 Conference). Santos, a freshman, finished with career highs of 15 points and 11 rebounds for his first double-double. Diallo, a sophomore, pitched in with 10 points and 12 boards for his third double-double in the last seven games.
Duquesne trailed for most of the second half, but the Dukes used a Marcus Weathers layup to pull within 49-46 with 8 minutes remaining. But Diallo hit two free throws, Santos added a layup and a 3-pointer in a 7-0 run and UMass kept its lead from there.
Sincere Carry totaled 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists to lead the Dukes (15-4, 5-2), who began the day in a three-way tie for second place in conference play. Marcus Weathers had 13 points and nine rebounds.
For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP-Top25
Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak, multiple Utes players test positive for COVID-19
Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak said during a radio show that he and multiple Utes players tested positive for COVID-19.
Arizona top prospect Kerr Kriisa not yet cleared, will play for Estonia national team in November
Arizona freshman guard Kerr Kriisa will return to his home country of Estonia to play with the senior national team in two FIBA Eurobasket qualifying games at the end of November, the school announced Tuesday. He has also not yet been cleared by the NCAA.
Billy Evans, Olympic gold medalist and former Kentucky Wildcats star forward, dies at 88
Billy Evans, a forward on the 1956 gold medal-winning U.S. Olympic men's basketball team who helped the University of Kentucky to an unbeaten season in 1953-54, has died at 88.