Juwan Staten finished with 12 points and eight assists for the Flyers (6-2), who trailed 52-51 left with 7:34 left in the second half. But that was the last time the RedHawks (3-5) held the lead as Dayton went on a 10-0 run, capped by Chris Johnson's layup with 4:10 to play.
Miami never got any closer than four points the rest of the way.
Devin Searcy had 10 points for Dayton, which forced the RedHawks into 21 turnovers. The Flyers also outscored Miami in fastbreak points -- 20-4. Wright, who also had seven turnovers, shot 7 of 12 from the floor and blocked two shots.