The Blue Devils (3-2) were hot from beyond the arc, knocking down 11 of 17 shots (64.7 percent) in the win. Vinales was 4 of 6 from long range, Ptacek 2 of 4 and Horton 1 of 2. Adonis Burbage scored nine of his 13 points from 3-point range, going a perfect 3 of 3.
The Hawks shot just 4 of 15 (26.7 percent) from long range.
Hartford had an early 6-2 advantage but Ptacek connected on CCSU's first 3-pointer of the game to start a 32-5 run that he also capped, knocking down a jumper. The Blue Devils never trailed again.
Nate Sikma led Hartford (0-6) with 11 points.
The Tar Heels could lose Justin Jackson and Kennedy Meeks after next season. Coach Roy Williams has nearly every top-10 2017 prospect on his board.
In a decade at Ole Miss, Andy Kennedy has seemingly worked wonders with limited talent at a program that has rarely had success historically.
Hal "King" Lear, a Temple basketball star during the 1950s, died Saturday at his White Plains, New York home.