CHICAGO -- Chris Flores scored 16 points and went 4 for 4 from 3-point range as NJIT defeated Chicago State 63-58 on Saturday night.
Pippen's 3-pointer gave Chicago State a 53-48 cushion with 6:18 remaining, but it was the Cougars' last points for almost five minutes. Meanwhile, Flores had six points and Howard four during a 12-0 run by NJIT.
Chicago State missed 2 of its last 12 shots.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.