Eastern Kentucky dominates from start to finish versus Berea
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) Nick Mayo scored 19 points on an efficient 5-of-8 shooting and Eastern Kentucky had no trouble cruising by Division III Berea College 92-64 on Saturday night.
Mayo also added nine rebounds, five assists, and hit 8 of 9 at the free throw line. Zach Charles finished with 14 points while Dillon Avare and Marlon Adams each added 11 for the Colonels (3-4).
Anthony Myrks-Brewer led Berea with 14 points. Nick Mccollum added 12 for the Mountaineers, who were held to 32.1 percent shooting with 19 turnovers.
Eastern Kentucky scored the first six points of the game and never looked back. Parker Chitty hit a 3 with 13:28 left for a 10 point lead and Mayo hit a pair at the line to make it 47-29 at the half.
Two more Mayo free throws extended the least past 20 with 18:31 to go and the Colonels rolled from there.