Utah Valley trailed 69-67 in the final minute and had opportunities, but Holton Hunsaker and Hubbard missed 3-point attempts, and Thompson couldn't connect on a jumper. Meanwhile, Ingram hit four free throws in the last 39 seconds to protect the lead.
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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.
|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|