SAN ANTONIO -- Kannon Burrage scored 19 points to lead UTSA to a 67-59 victory over South Carolina-Upstate on Saturday.
Jeromie Hill added 13 points and a team-high eight rebounds for the Roadrunners (3-1), who trailed 26-12 with 5:20 left in the first half but closed the gap to 29-25 at halftime. Burrage, who had seven rebounds in the game, scored 12 of his points in the second half. His basket with 6:17 left gave the Roadrunners the lead for good at 48-46.
Torrey Craig led all scorers with 27 points for the Spartans (1-2). Ricardo Glenn added 14 points and a game-high nine rebounds for South Carolina-Upstate, and Ty Greene added 11 points for the Spartans.
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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.
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