MILWAUKEE (AP) Dainan Swoope scored 25 points, nailing 6 of 11 from behind the 3-point arc, and handed out six assists to propel Elon to an 84-62 win over Division II member Concordia-St. Paul on Saturday.
Dmitri Thompson added 16 points and eight rebounds for the Phoenix (3-2), while Brian Dawkins scored 14 and Steven Santa Ana 10 to go with six rebounds. Swoope, who finished one point shy of his career high, also snared five rebounds.
The Golden Bears led 4-3 before Elon took over, putting together a 32-13 run over the next 11-plus minutes. The Phoenix enjoyed a 50-33 lead at the half and never let Concordia-St. Paul get closer than 13 points after the break.
The Golden Bears defeated host Milwaukee 69-55 in the round-robin Black and Gold Shootout on Friday.
Avan Ward scored 20 with seven rebounds for Concordia-St. Paul, while Bryndan Matthews chipped in with 16 points and 11 rebounds. Ward, Matthews and fellow guard Ahmad Newsome accounted for 23 of the Golden Bears' 32 rebounds.
Elon grabbed seven more rebounds than the Golden Bears and turned the ball over just seven times, while forcing 13.

College Basketball Predictions

Thumbnail Nevada a NCAA favorite? The Nevada Wolf Pack aren’t a team with rich NCAA Tournament history, but oddsmakers see something in this year’s team.
Thumbnail Can Villanova repeat as champs? After winning two championships in three years, does Villanova have what it takes to create a dynasty and win a third NCAA Tournament in...
Thumbnail Kentucky one of favorites for 2019 national championship Kentucky is almost always among the favorites to win a national championship in college basketball and this upcoming season is no different....

NCAAB Headlines