YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Blake Allen and Kendrick Perry each scored 17 points and had eight and six assists, respectively, to lead Youngstown State past Marygrove 93-52 Saturday in a nonconference matchup.
Bobby Hain chipped in with 13 points and a game-high eight rebounds as Youngstown State (8-5) outrebounded its NAIA opponent 51-25.
The Penguins dominated inside, outscoring the Mustangs 50-24 in the paint.
Trailing 4-3 early, Youngstown State outscored Marygrove 40-13 the rest of the first half. Allen and Perry combined for seven 3-pointers in the half, and the Penguins held Marygrove to 30.8 percent shooting in the period to take a 43-17 lead into halftime.
Youngstown State led by as many as 42 points in the second half.
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