Chattanooga 66, Elon 56

ELON, N.C. (AP) -- Keddric Mays scored a game-high 20 points to lead Chattanooga to a 66-56 win over Elon on Monday night.

Nicchaeus Doaks added 16 points and Khalil Hartwell pulled down seven rebounds for Chattanooga (9-11, 2-6 Southern Conference), which never trailed.

Chattanooga took a 28-11 advantage with 6:46 in the first half on a layup from Matt Gywnne and lead 34-24 at the break. The Phoenix (4-12, 2-4) tied the score 40-40 after going on a 16-6 run in the second half but couldn't pull ahead.

Chris Chalko scored 14 points to lead Elon while LeVonn Jordan added 13 points and pulled down a game-high eight rebounds.