Mayo scored the Colonels' first six points, and his third jump shot gave Eastern Kentucky a 6-5 lead it never gave up. EKU then went on a 17-7 run with Dujuanta Weaver, Peyton Broughton and Dillon Avare each burying 3-pointers.
DeAndre Dishman and Avare each scored 12 points and Broughton added 10 for Eastern Kentucky (6-6). The Colonels led 41-30 at halftime and extended the margin to 62-35 on Broughton's jumper with 11:23 left to play.
The Colonels were 29-of-55 shooting (53 percent) and made 10 3s. Eastern Kentucky had a 33-23 rebounding advantage.
Joyce's sinks corner 3, as Air Force leads Nevada at the half
Pervis Louder finds Chris Joyce in the corner for a 3 as Air Force looks for the upset over No. 10 Nevada.
Williamson and Barrett deliver for short-handed Duke
The freshman stars made up for the absence of the Blue Devils' injured point guard with a dominating performance to beat Virginia.
No. 24 Mississippi State routs struggling Vanderbilt 71-55
Quinndary Weatherspoon scored 17 points and No. 24 Mississippi State never trailed in routing struggling Vanderbilt 71-55 on Saturday night.
|North Carolina A&T||4-0||0.5||9-9|
|North Carolina Central||3-1||1.5||8-10|
|South Carolina State||2-2||2.5||4-16|