BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Nate Darling made 4 of 5 from 3-point range and scored 20 on Saturday to help UAB beat Alabama A&M 90-58.
The Blazers (7-4) led the entire way in winning their fourth of the last five. They opened with a 20-4 lead, went into halftime up 46-22 and built to their largest lead at 75-43 which they matched twice more including at the final score.
Alabama A&M made 8 of 29 from 3-point range and was outrebounded 41-21.
The rebuilding Wildcats are set to raise the 2018 national championship banner next week -- and also lower expectations for the season to come after multiple NBA departures.
Michigan coach John Beilein can't yell or throw a chest pass yet after his offseason heart surgery, but the coach says he is ready for the upcoming season -- and fully expects to be recovered by that time.
Former Memphis All-American and NBA All-Star Penny Hardaway tipped off his first camp as new coach of the Tigers, and he's "really anxious" to get to work.