Become a digitalPLUS subscriber. 99 for 4 weeks.

Topics

Oliver Purnell
UMBC hangs tough, falls to DePaul, Melvin, 69-61

UMBC @Mount St. Mary's Saturday, 2p.m. Visiting UMBC forced 18 turnovers, including a season-high 14steals, but lost to DePaul, 69-61, in men's basketball at Allstate Arena on Saturday. Freshman Aaron Morgan led the Retrievers (2-10) with a season-high 15 points in 40 minutes of play. Ryan Cook (St. Vincent Pallotti) scored 13points, and Brian Neller added 12. Cleveland Melvin led all scorers with 24points for the Blue Demons (9-3), who have won seven straight. "I looked at this like any other game — come out, play well and get the win," said Melvin who attended Lake Clifton. "We didn't put this team away because we weren't executing and...

Loading