HAMPTON, Va. -- Jermaine Marrow scored a career-high 35 points, tied a career high with 10 rebounds and had nine assists and Hampton beat Bethune-Cookman 80-69 on Monday night.
Marrow scored 10 of Hampton's first 14 points with a jump shot, layup, three free throws and a 3-pointer for a 14-9 lead.
Marrow made six of his nine total field goals in the first 10 1/2 minutes and from there did most his damage from the free-throw line, hitting 15 of 16. Hampton (8-13, 3-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) led 46-33 at halftime as Marrow ended it with a layup and two foul shots.
Bethune-Cookman (11-11, 5-2) drew within 72-64 with 2:58 left after an 11-3 run but couldn't get closer.
Kalin Fisher scored 11 for the Pirates.
MIA VS UNC
Poole finds a sprinting Teske for layup
Michigan guard Jordan Poole sends a pass downcourt to a sprinting Jon Teske, who drops in the easy layup.
Teske gets lucky bounce on 3-pointer
Michigan center Jon Teske puts up a 3-pointer that bounces off the back and front of the rim and still goes in.