ATHENS, Ohio -- D.J Cooper tied a season high with 14 assists and six Ohio players scored in double figures in a 93-57, nonconference routing of winless Maryland-Eastern Shore Saturday.
The 93 points marked a season high for Ohio (8-4).
The Hawks (0-11) are off to their worst start since beginning 0-12 in 2002-03 and have lost 14 straight dating back to last season.
Louis Bell's 20 points led Maryland-Eastern Shore.
The Hawks led 10-9 after the first 4 minutes, but then Cooper's free throw sparked a 12-0 Bobcats' run. Cooper was fouled attempting a 3 with 1 second left before halftime and hit all three shots for a 51-32 advantage at the break.
Ohio finished with 30 points off 24 Hawks' turnovers.
The family of former Houston Astros owner Roy Hofheinz wants a court to require the University of Houston to keep his name on the school's basketball arena.
Michigan has hired assistant basketball coaches Billy Donlon and Saddi Washington.
Duke and Cincinnati, 2016 NCAA tournament teams, highlight the eight-team field for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.
|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|