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Milton scores 28, leads SMU comeback to beat UMBC, 78-67

DALLAS (AP) Shake Milton tossed in 28 points and SMU overcame a seven-point halftime deficit to beat Maryland-Baltimore County, 78-67 in the season opener Friday night.

UMBC maintained a lead until Milton hit a pair of free throws and Ben Emelogu II nailed a 3 to give the Mustangs a 66-63 lead.

Milton was a perfect 10-for-10 shooting from the line and knocked down six free throws down the stretch to help SMU seal the win.

The Mustangs outscored UMBC 40-22 over the final 20 minutes.

Jarrey Foster finished with 17 points for SMU, which hit 22 of 47 from the field (46.8 percent), including 8 of 23 from beyond the 3-point arc. The Mustangs also converted 26 of 35 free-throw attempts. Ethan Chargois added 15 points.

Jairus Lyles and Arkel Lamar scored 24 and 23 points, respectively, to lead the Retrievers, who shot 21 of 50 from the field (42 percent).

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo UMBC 0-1 452267
home team logo SMU 1-0 384078
Team Stats
away team logo UMBC 0-1 67.5 PPG 36.8 RPG 13.3 APG
home team logo SMU 1-0 72.0 PPG 38.8 RPG 13.8 APG
Key Players
13
J. Sherburne 13.9 PPG 5.6 RPG 3.0 APG 47.9 FG%
0
J. McMurray 18.1 PPG 2.3 RPG 2.6 APG 44.9 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB