Howard dominates Regent in 108-51 win behind Cole’s 20 pts
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — RJ Cole scored 20 points with seven assists and six rebounds and Howard beat NCCAA-member Regent 108-51 on Tuesday night.
Cole led four players in double figures and Howard (3-0) saw 13 players enter the scoring column. Charles Williams scored 14 and Kyle Foster and Langston Gaither each scored 10. Zion Cousins grabbed 11 rebounds in 17 minutes of play for Howard.
The Bison raced out to a 20-5 lead before Regent countered with a 9-0 run to cut its deficit to six. But Princewill Anosike made a 3-point play, followed with a layup, Cole hit a 3 and a pair of free throws and the lead was 30-16. Howard went on to a 51-26 lead at halftime and finished the second half on 21-of-41 shooting (51 percent).
Andrew Aiken led Regent with 11 points.