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Jairus Lyles hit four 3-pointers and scored 24 points Wednesday night as host UMBC cruised to a 90-68 win over Delaware State.

The Retrievers (3-0) have won three straight to open the season.

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Lyles made nine of his 14 shots and pulled down seven rebounds. K.J. Maura hit three 3s and finished with 19 points and six assists for UMBC, which was 10-of-21 shooting from long range. Nolan Gerrity added 13 points and 10 boards for the Retrievers.

UMBC used a 25-6 scoring stretch that turned an 18-17 lead into a 43-23 advantage at the break. Gerrity started the outburst with a layup, followed by a 3-pointer and by Lyles Maura's layup.

Delaware State (1-2) never seriously threatened in the second half.

DeAndre Haywood scored 20 points to lead the Hornets. DeVaughn Mallory had 13 points.

Long Island-Brooklyn 65, Loyola Maryland 61: Andrew Kostecka made a 3-pointer with two minutes left to tie the game at 59, but the host Blackbirds (2-0) made six free throws down the stretch to beat the Greyhounds (1-2).

Jarred Jones (John Carroll) made a jumper with 2:34 left in regulation and after a steal by Kostecka on the defensive end for Loyola (1-2), James Fives pulled down an offensive rebound to set up Kostecka's tying shot.

Coastal Carolina 89, Coppin State 59: Tre' Thomas (Baltimore City Community College) had a game-high 23 points, but the visiting Eagles (0-3) fell to the Chanticleers (1-2).

Minnesota 80, Mount St. Mary's 56: The host Golden Gophers (3-0) outscored the Mount (0-3) 43-27 in the second half.

Junior Robinson led Mount St. Mary's with 16 points. Jordan Murphy had 18 points for Minneosta.

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