CHICAGO -- Ben Averkamp had 16 points and seven rebounds to lead Loyola Chicago to a 64-41 victory against Rockhurst on Monday night.
David Wingerson had 10 points to lead the Division II Hawks (0-1).
Loyola Chicago never trailed and led 22-15 at halftime. The Ramblers pulled away by shooting 60.7 percent (17 for 28) from the floor in the second half.
Authorities say former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon and other crimes.
Point guard Jaylen Fisher, who reopened his recruitment after coaching changes at UNLV, has committed to TCU over a long list of schools.
Forward Kennedy Meeks, who has averaged 9.4 points and 6.5 rebounds at North Carolina, has pulled out of the NBA draft and will return to the Tar Heels.