JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Travis Wallace scored 17 points and Charles McRoy added a double-double off the bench as North Florida snapped a four-game losing streak to East Tennessee State with a 77-64 victory Thursday night.
The Ospreys' senior class has now won 55 games, tying the school record set by the 2004 and 2005 graduating classes.
In an 89-75 loss to ETSU (9-20, 7-9) on Jan. 26, North Florida led by as many as 17 points in the first half before the Buccaneers scored a season-high 56 second-half points in a comeback win.
The Ospreys again jumped ahead Thursday, leading 33-21 at halftime, and this time around, ETSU never threatened.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
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.