WILMINGTON, N.C. -- Keith Rendleman posted his third double-double of the season in UNC Wilmington's 62-47 win over Coker on Wednesday night in nonconference action.
Rendleman, who was 9 -of-15 shooting, had 20 points, 13 rebounds, six steals and the two blocked shots needed to move into third place all-time on UNC Wilmington's career block list.
Tanner Milson hit 3 treys en route to 13 points for the Seahawks, who shot 40 percent (6 of 15) from deep.
UNC Wilmington (4-4) led by as much as 13, 23-10, in the first half but entered intermission ahead 27-22.
Julian Nelson scored the opening bucket of the second half to cut the deficit to 27-24 but Coker would get no closer as UNC Wilmington went ahead 60-43 at the 3:34 mark behind a jumper from Milson.
Andrew Morris led Coker (2-4) with 12 points but the Cobras shot just 37.7 percent (20 for 53).
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it won't move its headquarters, its basketball tournament or other conference championships from North Carolina, despite