DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Adrien Coleman hit 13 of 14 from the floor and finished with team-highs of 29 points and eight rebounds as Bethune-Cookman topped Stetson 86-63 Monday night in a nonconference contest.
Coleman was 7 for 8 from the field in the first half as the Wildcats (3-6) jumped to a 46-23 advantage. Bethune-Cookman shot 69 percent (20 of 19) from the field in the first half, connecting on twice as many baskets as the Hatters, who shot 52.6 percent (10 of 19).
The Wildcats' Alex Smith scored the game's first five points and Bethune-Cookman led 16-3 less than 6 minutes in.
Adam Pegg led Stetson (2-4) with 17 points.
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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.
|South Carolina State||12-4||1||19-15|
|North Carolina Central||7-9||6||13-19|
|North Carolina A&T||7-9||6||10-22|