LAKE CHARLES, La. -- Desharick Guidry tallied his third straight double-double while Dontae Cannon and Jeremie Mitchell each scored 16 points to lead McNeese State 73-47 over Division III Texas-Tyler Monday night.
Guidry scored 14 points and pulled down 13 rebounds after posting a career-high 22 points with 13 boards against Centenary last Tuesday. The sophomore is averaging 16.7 points and 12.3 rebounds per game over his last three contests after averaging eight points and 5.5 rebounds in the team's first two games.
Mitchell was 6 of 13 from the field and 4 of 9 from beyond the arc, while Cannon was 6 of 12 from the floor.
The Cowboys (3-3) jumped to a 32-20 halftime lead by shooting 51.9 percent (14 of 27) from the field in the first half. The Patriots (4-1) shot just 30.8 percent (8 of 26) in the frame.
Texas-Tyler's 4-0 start had been the best in program history.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to College Park for his junior season, sources told ESPN.
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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