EL PASO, Texas -- John Bohannon scored 10 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and had six assists to lead UTEP over Northwestern State 84-74 Thursday night.
Bohannon picks up his second double-double in a row and the 13th of his career.
McKenzie Moore led UTEP (6-5) with 17 points. Moore has led the team in scoring a team-high five times. Three others scored in double figures for the Miners.
Northwestern State (4-7) outscored UTEP 45-42 in the second half. DeQuan Hicks led Northwestern State with 20 points, 12 rebounds and five assists. Zikiteran Woodley hit two 3-pointers to go with his 18 points.
The Demons continue to struggle from the 3-point range. Northwestern State averages 27.6 percent from beyond the arc. The Demons shot 4 of 20 for 20 percent from 3-point range against the Miners.
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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.
|Stephen F. Austin||18-0||-||28-6|
|Sam Houston State||12-6||6||18-16|
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