PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas -- Josh Eleby had 15 points to lead five Prairie View A&M players in double figures as the Panthers overwhelmed Arlington Baptist 91-38 on Tuesday night.
Josh Green scored 12 points for Arlington Baptist, an Association of Christian College Athletics member school that classified the game as an exhibition. The Patriots' record remained 1-1.
The Panthers shot 54.7 percent (41 of 75) from the floor, had a 53-39 rebounding edge and outscored Arlington Baptist 62-26 in the paint.
Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr., who averaged 15.8 points in 13 games before being injured last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft.
Isaiah Briscoe has decided to withdraw from the NBA draft and will return to Kentucky for his sophomore season. Marcus Lee intends to transfer.
The Big 12/SEC Challenge will again feature Kansas and Kentucky, this time at Rupp Arena. That's not the only exciting matchup in next season's midseason conference showdown.