WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) Sa’eed Nelson scored 17 points, snatched a career-high eight steals and distributed seven assists and American beat UMBC 85-61 on Tuesday night.
Jacob Boonyasith had 12 points and six assists and Stacy Beckton Jr. added 10 points for the Eagles.
K.J. Jackson had 19 points for the Retrievers and L.J. Owens and Daniel Akin each scored 10.