Jarius Lyles scored 29 points on 11-for-19 shooting and sparked a late run that helped host UMBC rally to beat Kennesaw State, 93-85, on Saturday.
Joe Sherburne scored 16 points and had 10 rebounds, Arkel Lamar scored 15 off the bench, and K.J. Maura added 12 points for the Retrievers (4-0).
Trailing 38-36 at halftime, UMBC took a 54-52 lead on a 3-pointer by Lyles early in the second half, but the Owls (1-3) stayed close.
Kennesaw State pulled to within 76-75 with 5:24 left. Lyles made a layup and two free throws amid an 8-0 run, and the Retrievers pulled away to an 86-77 lead, their largest of the game.
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