NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Ian Clark tied a season high and Trevor Noack set a career mark as each scored 30 points to help Belmont set a season scoring high in a 107-72, Ohio Valley Conference victory over Southeast Missouri State Thursday night.
Belmont (12-4, 3-0) shot 61.5 percent (40 of 65) from the field and made 11 of 23 3-point tries.
The Redhawks (10-8, 2-2) committed 20 turnovers while making 44.4 percent (28 of 63) of their shots, though only 26.9 percent (7 of 26) from 3-point range.
Tyler Stone led Southeast Missouri State with 18 points.
Belmont embarked on a 12-2 run early for a 19-9 lead and led 48-29 by 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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.
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