DAVIDSON, N.C. -- De'Mon Brooks scored 23 points and gathered eight rebounds as Davidson ran away from The Citadel in the second half in a 62-43 win on Saturday.
Both teams struggled to muster much offense in the first half, with Davidson (12-11, 8-1 Southern) scoring seven points inside 2 minutes left until halftime just to get the score to 24-20 at the break.
Davidson picked up the pace after the intermission. With the score tied at 31 with 13:44 left, the Wildcats used runs of 8-2 and 13-0 -- hitting 6 of 8 3-point attempts along the way -- to put away the Bulldogs (4-20, 0-9).
Davidson shot 50 percent for the game, including 9 of 22 beyond the arc, and out-rebounded The Citadel 31-21. The Wildcats got 11 points from Jake Belford.
Brian White led The Citadel with 10 points.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it won't move its headquarters, its basketball tournament or other conference championships from North Carolina, despite