Mitchell leads Alabama past Maryland

Tony Mitchell posted 17 points and 11 ranked Alabama to a 62-42 victory over Maryland in round action at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off.

Trevor Releford added 10 points for the Crimson Tide (3-0), who limited the Terrapins (1-1) to 27 percent shooting. Alabama has allowed an average of just 48 points per game this season.

The Crimson Tide will face either Wichita State or Colorado on Friday.

James Padgett had nine points to lead Maryland.