NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Ronald Jackson had 21 points and 14 rebounds as North Carolina A&T edged past Coppin State 82-79 in overtime in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Conference Tournament on...
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
Clayton scores 23 to lead CSU past Morgan St. 81-71
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Dejuan Clayton had 23 points as Coppin State topped Morgan State 81-71 in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tourney on Tuesday night.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Nic Thomas had 16 points as Norfolk State scorched Coppin State 72-38 on Saturday night to claim the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference regular-regular season title.
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...
Cole scores 19 to carry Howard over CSU 74-73
BALTIMORE (AP) — RJ Cole registered 19 points and seven assists as Howard narrowly beat Coppin State 74-73 on Saturday.
Charles Williams had 15 points for Howard (13-15, 7-6 Mid-Eastern...
Applewhite’s dunk lifts South Carolina St past Coppin St
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Damni Applewhite scored 21 points and threw down a dunk with two seconds left and South Carolina State beat Coppin State 85-84 on Monday night.
Dejuan Clayton made 1 of 2 foul shots and Coppin State led 84-81 with 27 seconds to left. Taqwain Drummond immediately fouled Applewhite who went to the foul line and made a pair. Lavar Harewood came up with a steal on the Eagles' next possession to set up Applewhite's game winner.
Harper scores 23 to lift Savannah St. past CSU 71-62
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Tyrell Harper had a season-high 23 points plus 11 rebounds as Savannah State beat Coppin State 71-62 on Saturday night.
Romani Hansen had 12 points for Savannah State (8-15, 5-4 Mid-Eastern Conference). Jaquan Dotson added eight rebounds. Collins Joseph had eight rebounds for the home team.
Kent Auslander scored a career-high 20 points for the Eagles (5-20, 5-5). Dejuan Clayton added 19 points and six assists. Chad Andrews-Fulton had 10 rebounds.
Auslander scores 18, Coppin St. beats Bethune-Cookman 95-91
BALTIMORE (AP) — Kent Auslander hit 4 of 4 from 3-point range and scored 17 of his career-high 18 points in the second half to help Coppin State beat Bethune-Cookman 95-91 on Monday night.
Justin Steers had 17 points while Lamar Morgan and Dejuan Clayton each scored 15 for Coppin State. Chad Andrews-Fulton finished with eight points, nine rebounds, six assists and three steals for the Eagles (4-19, 4-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
Florida A&M holds on for 72-70 win over Coppin State
BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Ravenel scored 28 points with five 3-pointers and Florida A&M survived a late rally Saturday for a 72-70 victory over Coppin State.
Clayton, Morgan lead Coppin State past NC Central 64-60
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Dejuan Clayton scored 16 points and Lamar Morgan scored 15 with seven rebounds and Coppin State knocked off North Carolina Central 64-60 on Saturday.
Morgan's 3-pointer with 34 seconds left broke a 58-all tie and Clayton made 3 of 4 foul shots to seal the win. Clayton's layup with 83 seconds remaining capped a 20-13 rally over an eight-minute span. Brendan Medley-Bacon scored 11 points with seven rebounds for Coppin State.
Whitley, Butler lift Norfolk State past CSU 80-66
BALTIMORE (AP) — Steven Whitley and Jordan Butler scored 14 points apiece as Norfolk State topped Coppin State 80-66 on Saturday.
Nic Thomas and Derrik Jamerson Jr. each added 13 points for the Spartans (8-10, 3-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) who have won three straight. Alex Long chipped in 12. Butler also had nine rebounds, while Jamerson posted 11 rebounds.
Coppin State with first win beats Savannah State 73-67
BALTIMORE (AP) — Dejuan Clayton scored 23 points with seven rebounds to lead Coppin State to its first win of the season, a 73-67 victory over Savannah State in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener on Saturday afternoon.
Clayton was 6 of 11 from the field for the Eagles (1-15, 1-0). Lamar Morgan added 15 points and six rebounds and Justin Steers had nine points and six rebounds.
Dayton beats Coppin State 76-46
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Obi Toppin scored 19 on 8-of-10 shooting, Ryan Mikesell had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and Dayton beat Coppin State 76-46 on Saturday night.
The Flyers (2-0) dominated both halves, leading by as much as 25 before the intermission and extending the lead to 76-37 before the Eagles (0-2) closed the game on a 9-0 run. It was the first time since a 67-46 win over Saint Louis on January 22, 2017, that the Flyers held an opponent under 50 points.
Carpenter’s big half carries Cleveland State to 80-56 win
CLEVELAND (AP) — Kenny Carpenter scored 24 of his career-high 26 points in the first half, making six 3-pointers, and Cleveland State picked up its first victory this season, beating Coppin State 80-56 on Friday night in the Vikings' home opener.
Carpenter, a senior, scored 11 points in a 13-5 run to start the game and the Vikings rode his big half to a 41-24 lead.
Howard holds off Coppin St in MEAC Tournament opener
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Charles Williams hit four 3-pointers and finished with 19 points, Solomon Mangham added 17 and Howard held on to beat Coppin State 79-73 on Monday night in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament.
Damon Collins had 13 points for 11th-seed Howard (9-23), which will face No. 3 seed Morgan State on Thursday in the quarterfinals.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Kalin Fisher scored a career-high 21 points, Lawrence Cooks added 15, and Hampton rallied to beat Coppin State 89-82 on Thursday night.
Branden Aughburns scored 12 points, Akim Mitchell had 11 for the Pirates (14-15, 11-5), who are seeded fourth in next week's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament.
Brown, Clayton lift Coppin St. past Savannah St. 84-83
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Chas Brown scored 19 points with 9-for-12 shooting and hauled in 12 rebounds and Dejuan Clayton sank the winning bucket to lift Coppin State to an 84-83 win over Savannah State on Monday night.
Eaves leads South Carolina State past Coppin State, 84-79
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Eric Eaves scored 18 points and South Carolina State beat Coppin State, 84-79 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference battle Saturday.
South Carolina State (9-18, 6-8) pulled even with the Eagles in the win column with two conference games remaining. Coppin State has three conference games left.
Thomas hits late FTs as Coppin St. hangs on for 76-72 win
BALTIMORE (AP) — Dejuan Clayton led six players into double figures with 15 points and Tre' Thomas nailed a pair of free throws with 1.2 seconds on the clock as Coppin State held on to defeat Bethune-Cookman 76-72 on Saturday.
Cole, Graf combine for 52, NCCU beats Coppin St. 86-77
BALTIMORE (AP) — Patrick Cole and Dajuan Graf combined for 52 points as North Carolina Central picked up its eighth straight win, beating Coppin State 86-77 on Monday night.
Cole hit 9 of 18 from the floor for 27 points while dishing out six assists. Graf, who made all four attempts from distance, made 7 of 9 field goal attempts to total 25 points. Ron Trapps was 5 of 5 from distance for 18 points as NCCU hit 9 of 18 from beyond the arc.
Marrow scores 22 with 8 rebounds; Hampton beats Coppin State
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Jermaine Marrow had 22 points, a career-high eight rebounds and two steals and Hampton beat Coppin State 77-65 on Monday night to snap a three-game skid.
Lawrence Cooks scored 17 and Kalin Fisher added 14 for Hampton (7-13, 4-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), which has a one-game lead in its 37-game series with the Eagles.
Coppin State erases 18-point 1st-half deficit to beat Howard
WASHINGTON (AP) — Freshman Dejuan Clayton scored 23 of his career-high 28 points in the second half and Coppin State erased an 18-point first-half deficit to beat Howard 81-72 on Monday night.
Howard opened the game by scoring the first nine points and had a 16-3 lead at the first media timeout. It was 23-5 by the second media break but the Eagles used a 27-10 spurt over the last 12 minutes to pull to 33-32. Chas Brown gave the Eagles their first lead at 34-33.
Brown lifts Coppin State to 75-73 win over NC A&T in OT
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chas Brown scored 18 points, including the winning tip-in, to lift Coppin State to a 75-73 overtime victory over North Carolina A&T on Saturday.
Tied at 73 with three seconds left, Coppin State's Keith Shivers missed a 3-pointer but Brown got to the board for the tip-in. Austin Williams missed a 3-pointer at the other end as time expired and Coppin State (4-15, 3-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) got its first back-to-back wins of the season.
Treadwell scores 18, Coppin State tops Bethune-Cookman 76-73
DAYTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Joshua Treadwell scored 18 points and Chas Brown had a late go-ahead dunk to help Coppin State to a 76-73 win over Bethune-Cookman on Monday night.
Coppin State (3-15, 2-1 Mid-Eastern) got 10 points from Keith Shivers and shot 53 percent from the field overall, hitting 27 of 51. Tre' Thomas and Dejuan Clayton added nine points each.
The Eagles have won three of six after opening the season with 12 straight losses.
Brown has 19, Coppin State tops SC State 75-59 to open MEAC
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chas Brown scored 19 points and Coppin State got its first win against a Division I team, opening Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play with a 75-59 win over South Carolina State on Wednesday night.
Josh Treadwell added 14 points off the bench and Tre' Thomas, Dejuan Clayton and Terry Harris Jr. added 12 points apiece for the Eagles (2-14).
Louisiana-Monroe hands Coppin State 13th loss, 65-53
BALTIMORE (AP) — Marvin Jean-Pierre scored 23 points, Sam McDaniel had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Louisiana-Monroe beat Coppin State 65-53 on Tuesday.
ULM led by as many as 19 points and didn't allow Coppin State within single digits in the second half.
Akron beats Coppin State 87-63 for 22nd straight home win
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jimond Ivey had 20 points, five rebounds and five assists, Josh Williams hit four 3-pointers and scored 15 points, and Akron beat Coppin State 87-63 on Wednesday night.
Akron won its 22nd straight game at Rhodes Arena to move within four of tying the arena record.
Persons’ 3-point play sends Ball State past Coppin State
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tayler Persons scored 19 points, including a game-winning 3-point play, and had 10 assists to help Ball State defeat Coppin State on Monday.
Keith Shivers' basket with 43 seconds left gave Coppin State (0-6) its only lead of the game at 77-76 before Persons converted his 3-point play with 28 seconds remaining.
Mika has 18 points as BYU drubs Coppin State 96-59
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Eric Mika was 6 of 8 from the floor for 18 points and blocked three shots as BYU drubbed Coppin State 96-59 on Thursday night.
Mika, who had a career-high 26 points and 18 rebounds in BYU's 82-73 win over Princeton on Monday, hit a jumper and made two free throws to open the scoring against the Eagles. BYU was up 48-32 at the break and won the second half 48-27.