HAMPTON, Va. (AP)Jordan Nesbitt had 23 points, Russell Dean scored 20 and Hampton defeated Howard 74-65 on Saturday.
Nesbitt and Dean both sank 4 of 7 shots from 3-point range for the Pirates (2-6), who snapped a five-game losing streak. Nesbitt added eight rebounds and five steals. Dean handed out five assists.
Jelani Williams topped the Bison (4-7) with 15 points. Steve Settle III added 14 points and 10 rebounds, while Jordan Wood scored 14 with seven boards.
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