ORONO, Maine -- Damon Lynn scored 24 points and four other New Jersey Institute of Technology players reached double figures Tuesday night in an 88-82 victory over Maine.
Lynn, who averages 20.7 points per game, made four 3-pointers and was 5 of 6 from the line down the stretch. NJIT (3-2) led by as much as 17 in the second half and never trailed. Terrence Smith added 12 points and a game-high 10 rebounds.
Maine (1-3) closed within nine with 1:44 remaining and began forcing the Highlanders to the line, where they hit 12 of 13.
Dimitry Coronel was 10 of 19 from the field with a game-high 29 points to lead the Bears. Shaun Lawton added 12 points and a game-high 8 assists. It was the second game in as many starts where Lawton led in assists.
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point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.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.