Sullivan's 3-pointer at the end of the first half put Miami (1-0) up 32-30. The RedHawks then opened the second on a 15-5 run to stretch its lead to 47-35 with 14:57 remaining. Sullivan's back-to-back 3s made it 68-49 with 2:52 to play.
Sullivan, the only senior on the roster, hit six 3-pointers on 7-of-9 shooting. The RedHawks shot 50 percent and the Thunderbirds 25 percent from beyond the arc.