ATHENS, Ohio -- D.J Cooper tied a season high with 14 assists and six Ohio players scored in double figures in a 93-57, nonconference routing of winless Maryland-Eastern Shore Saturday.
The 93 points marked a season high for Ohio (8-4).
The Hawks (0-11) are off to their worst start since beginning 0-12 in 2002-03 and have lost 14 straight dating back to last season.
Louis Bell's 20 points led Maryland-Eastern Shore.
The Hawks led 10-9 after the first 4 minutes, but then Cooper's free throw sparked a 12-0 Bobcats' run. Cooper was fouled attempting a 3 with 1 second left before halftime and hit all three shots for a 51-32 advantage at the break.
Ohio finished with 30 points off 24 Hawks' turnovers.