EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- DJ Balentine scored 17 points and Evansville never trailed Tuesday night in defeating Division II Oakland City 103-69.
Lewis Jones added 11 points for Evansville. Eleven players scored for the Aces, who led 48-29 at halftime. They shot 54 percent from the field and outrebounded Oakland City 47-26.
The Purple Aces next play Saturday at No. 19 Butler.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.