Men's Basketball Recap: February 11
Delaware State 56, Morgan State 45
BALTIMORE — Delaware State forced Morgan State into less than 25% shooting and used a strong second half to highlight a 56-45 MEAC victory over the Bears at Hill Fieldhouse today. The Hornets won their fourth straight, the last three on the road, to improve to 9-18 overall and 6-6 in the MEAC. The win streak is DSU’s longest since winning five in a row during the 2014-15 season.
Coppin State 76, Bethune-Cookman 72
BALTIMORE — Diamante Lewis scored 18 points in Bethune-Cookman's 76-72 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference loss at Coppin State Saturday.
North Carolina Central 85, South Carolina State 62
DURHAM, N.C. — North Carolina Central University shot over 50 percent from the floor for the second consecutive game, as the Eagles nailed 52.6 percent of their shots to beat South Carolina State, 85-62 at McDougald-McLendon Arena on Saturday, Feb. 11.
Florida A&M 83, North Carolina A&T State 77
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Florida A&M caught fire in the second half here Saturday, scoring 49 points to rally past struggling North Carolina A&T, 83-77 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game at the Corbett Sports Center.
Hampton 75, Howard 61
HAMPTON, Va. — In defeating rival Howard 75-61 Saturday evening in the HU Convocation Center, the Hampton University men's basketball team not only won the Battle For the Real HU, but the Pirates also picked up their fifth straight win.
Norfolk State 75, Maryland Eastern Shore 69
NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State men's basketball team shook off a slow first half and outscored Maryland Eastern Shore by 15 in the second on the way to a 75-69 win on Saturday night at Joseph Echols Hall.