HOUSTON -- Art Bernardi had 22 points and 12 rebounds Saturday to lead Houston Baptist to its first Great West Conference win of the season, 66-57 over NJIT.
It was Bernardi's fourth straight game with 20 or more points. Caleb Crayton added 12 points for the Huskies (7-14, 1/3 Great West), who scored the last 10 points of the first half to lead 24-21 at the break.
Houston Baptist went ahead to stay at 36-33 on Crayton's 3-pointer.
Michigan has hired assistant basketball coaches Billy Donlon and Saddi Washington.
Duke and Cincinnati, 2016 NCAA tournament teams, highlight the eight-team field for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.
NCAA champion Villanova will play Notre Dame and Pittsburgh will play Penn State in the inaugural Never Forget Tribute Classic at Prudential Center on Dec. 10.
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