Penn beats Md-Baltimore County 82-71 for 1st win

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BALTIMORE, Md. (AP)—Zack Rosen scored 28 points to lead four Penn players in double figures as the Quakers defeated Maryland-Baltimore County 82-71 for their first win of the season Wednesday night.

Penn (1-11) was 13-for-24 from 3-point range, with Darren Smith scoring all 15 of his points by going 5-for-8 from beyond the arc. Rosen was 4-for-7 from long range.

The first half featured five ties, with Penn leading 35-33 at halftime. The Retrievers (1-13) opened the second half with four straight points, but the Quakers used an 11-2 spurt to lead 46-39 with 15:09 left. Penn extended the lead to 68-55 with 5:27 remaining.

Conor Turley added 13 points and Dan Monckton had 11 for Penn.

Paced by Jack Eggleston’s 11 rebounds, the Quakers outrebounded UMBC 35-21.

Chris De La Rosa scored a career-high 28 points for the Retrievers and Chauncey Gilliam added 18 points, 16 in the first half.

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 Pennsylvania
Zack Rosen Zack Rosen
8-12,  28 Pts
3 Rebs, 2 Assists
 UMBC
Chris De La Rosa Chris De La Rosa
10-15,  28 Pts
3 Rebs, 5 Assists

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