NORFOLK, Va. -- Kyle Williams scored 20 points, Derrik Jamerson Jr. added 19 and each made five 3-pointers in Norfolk State's 93-58 victory over Delaware State on Monday night.
Delaware State led 16-5 with 13:17 remaining in the first half but Norfolk State used a 43-9 spurt to take a 48-25 lead at the break. Williams scored 15 points in the first half with four 3-pointers.
Nic Thomas chipped in four 3-pointers and 13 points for Norfolk State (9-17, 7-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), which was 14 of 28 from distance. Preston Bungei had 12 points, Alex Long 11 and Steven Whitley had eight points and nine assists.
Norfolk State scored 30 points off 20 Delaware State turnovers.
Artem Tavakalyan had 17 points and eight rebounds for Delaware State (2-24, 0-11). Johquin Wiley added 12 points on four 3-pointers. The Hornets were 13 of 23 behind the arc with three apiece from Tavakalyan and Kavon Waller.
Jim Calhoun, who has a career record of 873-380 and led UConn to three national titles before retiring in 2012, has been hired as coach at Saint Joseph.
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott believes a tentative ruling making show-cause orders illegal in California would threaten NCAA membership for state schools.
Guard James Bouknight, ranked 87th in the ESPN 100, is the first player from the Class of 2019 to commit to UConn and first-year coach Dan Hurley.
|North Carolina A&T||11-5||1||20-15|
|North Carolina Central||9-7||3||19-16|
|South Carolina St||6-10||6||10-22|