Will Darley (Dulaney) scored 24 points and made 5 of 6 3-pointers, Jarius Lyles scored 23 points and had six assists, and the UMBC men's basketball team held off host UMES, 77-73, on Sunday.
Leading 35-32 at halftime, the Retrievers led by as many as nine points in the second half before the Hawks made a run. Tyler Jones' 3-pointer with 9 seconds left cut the margin to 75-71 and UMES was forced to foul. Lyles sealed the game with a free throw.
Arkel Lamal had eight rebounds for UMBC (2-0), which was held to 37 percent shooting from the field (22-for-60) but made 25 of 34 free throws (74 percent).
Jones scored 28 points on 11-for-14 shooting for UMES (0-2). Bakari...