The Flyers (18-10, 8-6 Atlantic 10) held Massachusetts—the highest-scoring team in the conference with 76.4 points a game—to its lowest point total of the season. The previous low-scoring game for the Minutemen (19-9, 8-6) was a 73-53 loss to Florida State in November.
Kevin Dillard finished with 14 points and seven assists for the Flyers, who have won two straight. Luke Fabrizius had 11 points and Devin Oliver and Josh Parker each had 10 points.
Dayton did not have trouble with the Minutemen, who scored only 18 points in the first half. Massachusetts struggled from the floor, shooting 25 percent (13 of 52) for the game.
Chaz Williams scored 11 points on 2-of-12 shooting for the Minutemen.