Lutete made 11 of 18 from the field, including 7 of 12 from 3-point range, Noel scored 23 and Josh Gantz scored 10.
George Blagojevic's layup with 1:47 left brought the Hawks within 72-71. UMass Lowell's Alex Rivera missed a 3-point attempt before John Carroll threw down a dunk with 75 seconds remaining to put Hartford on top. After Noel's jumper, Lutete made a pair of free throws for the game's final margin. Jason Dunne missed a 3-point shot attempt at the buzzer.
UMass Lowell (11-9, 3-2 America East) now has won three straight and six of its last nine.
Carroll led Hartford (9-10, 2-2) with 31 points and 10 rebounds, Blagojevic 14 and Dunne 10.
Brown wins fifth straight game behind Anderson's 51 points
Brandon Anderson scored 31 points as Brown defeated Penn 75-63 on Friday night.
Shareef O'Neal, son of Shaquille O'Neal, transferring to LSU
Shareef O'Neal is transferring from UCLA to LSU -- the alma mater of his father, Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal.
No. 17 Oregon looks to maintain momentum vs. Utah
The 17th-ranked Oregon Ducks broke out of a mini-slump with a big second half on both offense and defense Thursday night in a 68-60 win over No. 16 Colorado, and they hope to ride the momentum to another home win when they face Utah on Sunday night.