STILLWATER, Okla. -- Byron Eaton scored 26 points and had seven assists in leading Oklahoma State to a 91-73 victory over Tulsa on Thursday night.
Oklahoma State led by as many as 28 in building a 54-28 halftime advantage over the Golden Hurricane (1-1), who turned the basketball over 16 times in the first 20 minutes.
A 3-point field goal by Glenn Andrews with 10:35 to play cut Oklahoma State's lead to 13, but Eaton countered with a 3-point play and an assist on a Thomas dunk that quickly pushed the lead back to 18.
Ben Uzoh led Tulsa with 20 points. Andrews finished with 11.
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Maryland point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.