Karonn Davis tossed in 22 points for the Eagles (0-11), who fell to 0-10 on the road this season. Adam Traore chipped in 14 points and seven rebounds before fouling out, while Tre' Thomas and Lamar Morgan scored 11 and 10, respectively. Coppin State has now lost 13 straight regular-season games dating to last season.
Keandre Fair's 3-pointer gave the Eagles a 25-22 lead midway through the first half. But Lamar scored seven and Sherburne nailed three 3s to spark an 18-0 run and UMBC led 43-29 at the half.
Coppin State pulled within five points midway through the second half, but Lyles hit back-to-back 3s to extend the Retrievers' lead to double digits. Davis pulled the Eagles within 63-60 on a jumper with five minutes left, but Lyles answered with five quick points and UMBC made 10 of 12 free throws in the final 1:43 to preserve the win.
Power Rankings: Put Kentucky in the top tier now, please
UK has teased us before, but Saturday's takedown of top-ranked Tennessee was impossible to fake.
Colorado sends Arizona to 7th straight loss, 67-60.
Lucas Siewert and McKinley Wright IV led the Colorado Buffaloes to a 67-60 win over Arizona on Sunday night, sending the Wildcats to their first seven-game losing streak in 36 years.
Chatman scores 17, Popovic 15 as Boston College beats Miami
Jordan Chatman finished with 17 points and Nik Popovic had 15 to carry the Boston College offense with star Ky Bowman under the weather in a 64-57 win over Miami on Sunday night.
|North Carolina A&T||9-2||1||14-11|
|North Carolina Central||7-5||3.5||12-14|
|South Carolina State||4-7||6||6-21|