WILMINGTON, N.C. -- Keith Rendleman tied his season high with 23 points and turned in his fourth double-double this year as UNC Wilmington topped UNC Greensboro 87-73 Wednesday night in a nonconference contest.
Rendleman pulled down 12 rebounds and also hit 8 of 12 from the floor and 7 of 13 from the foul line. Cedrick Williams led the Seahawks (5-6) with 15 rebounds, while Craig Ponder had 19 points and Freddie Jackson had 14.
Trevis Simpson led UNC Greensboro (2-7) with 19 points.
UNC Wilmington shot 50.8 percent (30 of 59) from the field and 56.2 percent (9 of 16) from 3-point range. The Seahawks outrebounded the Spartans 48-37, and kept UNC Greensboro to 36.8 percent (25 of 68) from the field and 4-of-20 shooting from 3-point range.
The Seahawks made the final seven points of the first half and kept UNC Greensboro scoreless for the final 3:22 before halftime.
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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.