CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Anthony Stitt scored 20 points and College of Charleston pulled away early in an 86-59 win over Chattanooga on Saturday.
Adjehi Baru scored 13 points and grabbed nine rebounds for the Cougars (11-5, 3-1 Southern Conference), who have won six of their last seven games. Willis Hall had 13 points and eight rebounds, and Anthony Thomas had 11 points and nine boards.
College of Charleston jumped out to a 20-2 lead when Hall knocked down a jumper with 11:43 left in the first half. The Cougars pushed their lead to 29 points on Hall's two free throws with 19 seconds left before halftime.
College of Charleston continued its surge in the second half, pulling ahead by 35 points -its largest of the game.
Ronrico White finished with 10 points for Chattanooga (7-10, 2-2).
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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.