LORETTO, Pa. (AP) C.J. McCollum had 29 points and nine rebounds, and Lehigh opened the game with a 13-0 run in an 83-67 victory over St. Francis (Pa.) on Saturday.
The Mountain Hawks are 8-2, their best start through 10 games since the 1938-39 season.
McCollum made 8 of 15 from the field and 11 of 11 from the foul line.
Gabe Knutson scored 18 points for Lehigh, and Mackey McKnight added 13.
Umar Shannon led the Red Flash (0-8) with 26 points, and Dominique Major scored 15.
The Mountain Hawks dominated the shooting statistics, hitting 50 percent from the floor (25 of 50) to St. Francis' 37.3 percent (22 of 59), 45 percent from beyond the arc (9 of 20) to 32 percent (8 of 25), and 92.3 percent (24 of 26) from the line to 88.2 percent (15 of 17).
Lehigh led 43-28 at the half.
CHICAGO -- Charlie Moore had 20 points as DePaul broke its eight-game losing streak, topping Georgetown 74-68 on Saturday night.
Moore hit 8 of 10 foul shots. He added seven assists.
Romeo Weems had 19 points for DePaul (14-13, 2-12 Big East Conference). Paul Reed added 12 points, 10 rebounds, three steals and three blocks. Jaylen Butz had 10 points.
Terrell Allen had 21 points and eight rebounds for the Hoyas (15-12, 5-9). Jamorko Pickett added 19 points and seven rebounds. Jagan Mosely had 13 points.
The Blue Demons leveled the season series against the Hoyas with the win. Georgetown defeated DePaul 76-72 on Feb. 8. DePaul takes on Xavier on the road on Tuesday. Georgetown plays No. 19 Marquette on the road on Wednesday.
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Sixty eight gamers' lives changed on Saturday night.
One of those very lucky individuals was Jack Mascone, who was selected by Wizards District Gaming with the No.1 overall pick in the 2020 NBA 2K League Draft.
Wizards’ managing partner Ted Leonsis had a special message for the point guard from New York, who joins the Monumental Sports & Entertainment family.
“On behalf of the Wizards, Mystics and Go-Go we’d like to welcome JBM to the Monumental basketball family. Congratulations on your hard work paying off. We’re excited to have you run the District with us,” Leonsis said.
Wizards District Gaming also drafted small forward Justin Howell in the second round, No. 30 overall, small forward Antonio Newman, No. 37, and utility Brandon Richardson at No. 51 in the third round.
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