Coppin State faces NC A&T in MEAC quarters
Coppin State (8-24, 8-9) vs. No. 2 seed NC A&T (18-12, 13-3)
Mid-Eastern Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Norfolk Scope Arena, Norfolk, Virginia; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
Norfolk State looks to extend streak vs Coppin State
Coppin State (6-23, 6-8) vs. Norfolk State (17-11, 12-1)
Echols Hall, Norfolk, Virginia; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Norfolk State looks for its 12th straight win in the...
Applewhite’s tip-in basket sends SC State past Coppin State
BALTIMORE (AP) — Damni Applewhite made a tip-in basket of Janai Raynor-Powell's missed layup with a second left to give South Carolina State a 70-68 win over Coppin State on Monday night.
Cedric Council's jumper put Coppin State on top 61-58 with 4:46 left for its last lead. Lavar Harewood tied it with a 3-pointer and Ian Kinard followed with a 3 with 3:57 to go. Taqwain Drummond's jump shot with 2:01 left tied it at 68 for the Eagles, who missed their last three shot attempts.
North Carolina Central beats Coppin State 81-61
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Pablo Rivas had 23 points and 14 rebounds and North Carolina Central beat Coppin State 81-61 on Saturday.
Rivas was 4 of 7 from 3-point range, Alston Jones scored 16, Larry McKnight Jr. added 15 points and Reginald Gardner Jr. 11 for NCCU (9-8, 3-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), which was 15 of 17 from the foul line.
Coppin State ends 20-game slide, beats Florida A&M in 2OT
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chad Andrews-Fulton scored the go-ahead layup with 12 seconds left in double overtime and Coppin State beat Florida A&M 79-78 on Monday night, ending the Eagles' 20-game losing streak dating to last season.
Andrews-Fulton had nine of his 19 points after the end of regulation for the Eagles (1-17, 1-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Karonn Davis and Lamar Morgan added 14 points each, Cedric Council scored 11 and Tre' Thomas 10.
Pitt leads way as Norfolk St tops Coppin State 75-67 in MEAC
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Mastadi Pitt scored 17 points, making 9 of 10 at the free throw line, as Norfolk State defeated a stubborn Coppin State 75-67 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both teams Wednesday night.
Norfolk State led 36-26 right after halftime, but Coppin State refused to go away. The Eagles fought to within 39-38 when Cedric Council Jr. drove for a layup and converted the 3-point play after being fouled. Council then found Lamar Morgan for a 3-pointer to tie at 41-41.
Lammers, Okogie help Georgia Tech past Coppin State
ATLANTA (AP) — Ben Lammers scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Tadric Jackson added 17 points to help Georgia Tech beat Coppin State 76-62 on Wednesday night.
The Yellow Jackets (6-6) rallied over the final 10 minutes to avoid a huge upset loss to the Eagles (0-14), who fell to 0-21 against ACC teams.