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).
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.