Melo Trimble drops 31 as Maryland defeats Richmond in OT, 88-82
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NEW YORK (AP) Melo Trimble scored a game high 31 points to lead Maryland to an 88-82 win over Richmond in overtime of the second game of the Barclays Center Classic Friday in New York.
Anthony Cowan added 18 for Maryland (6-0), Justin Jackson chipped in 16 points and seven rebounds and Kevin Huerter had 12 points and 10 rebounds.
Maryland scored eight of the first nine points of the extra period – Cowan made two free throws, Jackson drilled a 3 from in front of the Terrapins’ bench and Trimble’s 3-point play made it 78-71.
Cline had a pair of free throws that cut the deficit to 81-77, but that was as close as the Spiders would come.