NEWARK, Del. -- Chris Cooper grabbed an offensive rebound and hit a layup at the buzzer in overtime to give Old Dominion a 68-66 win over Delaware on Wednesday night.
Kent Bazemore, who missed the shot that Cooper rebounded, had 27 points and 12 rebounds for the Monarchs (9-8, 3-1 Colonial Athletic Association), who have won three of the past four games in the series. Richard Ross and Cooper each added 14 points for Old Dominion.
A 3-pointer by Kyle Anderson gave Delaware a 57-55 lead with 40 seconds remaining in regulation, but Bazemore hit two free throws with 3 seconds left to extend the game.
Bazemore hit two 3-pointers and scored Old Dominion's first nine points in overtime.
There were 10 ties and 10 lead changes in the game.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.
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.
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