PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Ahmad Frost sank seven 3-pointers and finished with a career-high 33 points to help Maryland-Eastern Shore to a 92-83 win over Hampton on Saturday.
Tyler Jones added 28 points, Miryne Thomas scored 16 and Logan McIntosh dished out nine assists for Maryland-Eastern Shore, which was 31 of 61 from the field. Frost missed just two from behind the arc, going 10 for 15 from the field, and made all six of his free throws.
Midway through the opening half, Frost nailed back-to-back 3-pointers to put Maryland-Eastern Shore (5-12, 1-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) on top for good, 28-26. The Hawks then pulled away with a 13-5 run before halftime to take a 50-41 advantage into the locker room, and protected the margin over the final 20 minutes.
The rebuilding Wildcats are set to raise the 2018 national championship banner next week -- and also lower expectations for the season to come after multiple NBA departures.
Michigan coach John Beilein can't yell or throw a chest pass yet after his offseason heart surgery, but the coach says he is ready for the upcoming season -- and fully expects to be recovered by that time.
Former Memphis All-American and NBA All-Star Penny Hardaway tipped off his first camp as new coach of the Tigers, and he's "really anxious" to get to work.
|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|