Martin leads Florida A&M over Bethune-Cookman 64-56
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Isaiah Martin had a career-high 21 points as Florida A&M defeated Bethune-Cookman 64-56 on Thursday night.
Martin made 9 of 10 shots. He added nine rebounds and...
BCU looks to extend streak vs FAMU
Florida A&M (11-19, 8-7) vs. Bethune-Cookman (14-15, 9-6)
Moore Gym, Daytona Beach, Florida; Thursday, 7:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Bethune-Cookman looks for its 11th straight win in the...
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Quavius Copeland came off the bench to score 14 points to carry NC A&T to a 63-42 win over Florida A&M on Saturday, the Aggies' ninth consecutive home victory.
NC A&T seeks revenge on FAMU
Florida A&M (11-18, 8-6) vs. NC A&T (16-12, 11-3)
Corbett Sports Center, Greensboro, North Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: NC A&T seeks revenge on Florida A&M after...
Maitland, Pope team to lead Bethune-Cookman to victory
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Malik Maitland and Cletrell Pope scored 20 points each and Bethune-Cookman defeated Florida A&M 67-54 on Saturday.
Maitland added seven assists and four steals while...
Raynor-Powell helps SC State beat FAMU 57-54
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Janai Raynor-Powell shot 7 of 12 from the field and finished with 16 points, including the go-ahead jumper with 50 seconds left, to help South Carolina State beat Florida A&M 57-54 Monday night.
Damani Applewhite added 13 points for South Carolina State. The Bulldogs (7-21, 5-7 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) have won three of their last four after losing five straight.
Ravenel lifts Florida A&M over Savannah St. 78-74
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Justin Ravenel had 24 points as Florida A&M edged past Savannah State 78-74 on Saturday night.
Isaiah Martin had 16 points and nine rebounds for Florida A&M (11-16, 8-4 Mid-Eastern Conference). Tracy Hector added 12 points and six assists. M.J. Randolph had six rebounds for the visitors.
Kamron Reaves, whose 8 points per game heading into the contest was second on the Rattlers, was held to only 4 points. He failed to make a shot from behind the arc (0 of 4).
Thomas ties career high leading Norfolk St past FAMU 66-54
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Nic Thomas tied a career-high with 26 points on four 3-pointers and made all 10 of his foul shots and Norfolk State beat Florida A&M 66-54 on Monday night.
Thomas scored 26 with seven 3s on Jan. 26 in an 88-60 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore. He entered Monday's games averaging 14.5 points per game.
Howard beats Florida A&M 70-66
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — RJ Cole had 20 points with six 3-pointers and Charles Williams added 15 points to help Howard snap Florida A&M's five-game winning streak 70-66 on Saturday.
The Bison (11-13, 5-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) took the lead for good at 66-64 on Williams' jumper with 1:03 left. Cole's layup with 20 seconds left pushed the lead to four and Kyle Foster's free throws with six seconds left capped the scoring.
Ravenel, Reaves help FAMU beat NCCU, extends win streak to 5
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Justin Ravenel had 25 points, including five 3-pointers, and Kameron Reaves added a career-high 23 points to help Florida A&M beat North Carolina Central 73-57 on Monday night and extend its win streak to five games.
The Rattlers (10-14, 7-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) have won two in row against NCCU (10-13, 5-4) after dropping six straight.
Ravenel scores 19 and Florida A&M holds off Morgan St. 72-66
BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Ravenel scored 19 points on 8-of-11 shooting and Kamron Reaves scored 17 to lead Florida A&M past Morgan State 72-66 on Monday night for its third straight win.
Isaiah Martin's dunk put Florida A&M (8-14, 5-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) up 57-44 with 10:49 left before the Bears put together a 17-4 run and knotted it at 61-all when Sherwyn Devonish-Prince made 1 of 2 foul shots. DJ Jones followed with a jump shot and the Rattlers led the rest of the way.
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.
Ravenel, Reaves send FAMU past Delaware St 60-47
TALAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Justin Ravenel scored 21 points and Kamron Reaves scored 18 points and Florida A&M handed Delaware State its eighth straight loss beating the Hornets 60-47 on Monday night.
Florida A&M has won three of its last five following a five-game losing streak.
Maryland-Eastern Shore tops Florida A&M 60-58 in overtime
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Colen Gaynor sank two free throws and Canaan Bartley another in the final 1:20 and that was just enough for Maryland-Eastern Shore to win 60-58 in overtime on Saturday and snap a four-game slide.
Florida A&M had a chance with one second left and M.J. Randolph at the line shooting three. But Randolph made just one.
Ryan Andino led the Hawks (3-17, 1-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) with 14 points and four 3-pointers. Gabriel Gyamfi and Tyler Jones scored 13 each
Florida A&M holds on to defeat Savannah State
TALLAHASEE, Fla. (AP) — Isaiah Martin had 15 points and 10 rebounds to lead Florida A&M to a 69-64 win over Savannah State on Saturday.
Justin Ravenel had 19 points for Florida A&M (5-13, 2-1 Mid-Eastern Conference). M.J. Randolph added 11 points. Kamron Reaves had 10 points and seven assists.
Norfolk St withstands FAMU run for 72-62 win behind Jamerson
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Derrik Jamerson Jr. scored 21 points with five rebounds, Jordan Butler scored 10 with 10 rebounds and three blocks and Norfolk State beat Florida A&M 72-62 on Monday night.
Armani Branch added 13 points as Norfolk State (7-10, 2-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) finished 24-of-49 (49 percent) shooting and 17 of 22 (77.3) from the foul line.
Florida A&M snaps streak, beats Howard 82-72 in MEAC opener
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justin Ravenel scored 20 points and led five players into double-figure scoring as Florida A&M snapped a five-game losing streak by knocking off Howard, 82-72 to win a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener Saturday.
Florida A&M played nonconference games in Jamaica, Chicago, Memphis, Salt Lake City and had trips to Oregon and California in the preseason, and played just one home game since November 10.
Ravenel hits 6 3s, Florida A&M beats Fort Valley State 80-58
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Justin Ravenel scored 20 points in 23 minutes, Rod Melton added 16 points on Thursday night, and Florida A&M beat Division II Fort Valley State 80-58.
Ravenel made 6 of 12 from 3-point range and M.J. Randolph added 11 points and four steals for Florida A&M (3-7), which snapped a seven-game losing streak. The Rattlers made 15 of 16 foul shots.
Horchler leads North Florida past Florida A&M 81-62
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Noah Horchler tossed in 23 points on 10-of-15 shooting from the floor and North Florida dominated the first half and cruised to an 81-62 victory over Florida A&M on Thursday night.
Loyola Marymount improves to 7-0, beats Florida A&M 71-63
LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Batemon scored 24 points and Loyola Marymount held off Florida A&M 71-63 on Saturday night to remain undefeated.
Loyola Marymount stretched its best start in program history to 7-0.
Batemon was 6 of 11 from the field and made all 11 of his free-throw attempts. Dameane Douglas added 17 points and 10 rebounds for LMU. Mattias Markusson tossed in 12 points and eight rebounds.
Collins with 21, Yetna 15; USF breaks away from FAMU, 69-59
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — David Collins scored 21 points with four assists and Alexis Yetna added 15 points and 10 rebounds as South Florida defeated Florida A&M 69-59 Wednesday night for its best start since the 2014-15 season.
Kohl, Central Connecticut St. beat Florida A&M 89-75
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) — Tyler Kohl had 20 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists and Central Connecticut State never trailed in its 89-75 win over Florida A&M on Sunday night in the Jamaica Classic.
Kohl made a career-high 10 free throws on 11 attempts and Jamir Coleman had 19 points on 7-of-9 shooting, including three 3-pointers. Deion Bute scored 14 and Ian Krishnan added 13 for CCSU (3-2).
Florida A&M beats Division II Tuskegee 62-55
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Justin Ravenel made five 3-pointers and scored 21 points, helping Florida A&M beat Division II Tuskegee 62-55 on Saturday.
Florida A&M (2-0), which won nine games last season, beat Jacksonville 65-50 in its opener on Tuesday night. The Rattlers start a seven-game road stretch with a pair of games in the Jamaica Classic in Montego Bay. FAMU's non-conference schedule includes No. 14 Oregon, DePaul, Utah, Georgia Tech and Memphis.
Florida A&M beats Howard 88-78 in MEAC first round
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Elijah Mayes had 27 points and six assists to lead Florida A&M to an 88-78 victory over Howard on Tuesday in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament.
The ninth-seeded Rattlers (9-24) will face top-seed Hampton (17-14) in a Wednesday quarterfinal.
Mayes was 8 of 13 from the field with four 3-pointers, Marcus Barham added 20 points, Desmond Williams 17 and Justin Ravenel chipped in with 14.
Florida A&M holds of Delaware State 66-63
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Justin Ravenel scored 20 points with four 3-pointers, including a go-ahead 3 with 40 seconds left, and Florida A&M held off Delaware State 66-63 on Saturday, handing the Hornets their 21st straight loss.
UMES ends 7-game skid, beats Florida A&M 62-61
PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Logan McIntosh scored 13 points Monday night and hit two free throws with 6.4 seconds left to help Maryland-Eastern Shore end a seven-game skid 62-61 over Florida A&M.
Ahmad Frost led the Hawks (6-19, 2-8 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) with 19 points and Miryne Thomas had 16 points and 11 rebounds.
UMES trailed 57-52 before Frost hit a 3-pointer with 3:10 left that sparked a 10-4 run to close the game. McIntosh's 3-point play with two minutes to go made it 58-57.
Cole scores 24 points, Howard beats Florida A&M 83-80 in OT
WASHINGTON (AP) — RJ Cole scored 24 points with five rebounds and eight assists and Howard beat Florida A&M 83-80 in overtime on Saturday.
The Bison (7-17, 4-4 MEAC) led all of overtime and a Dalique Mingo layup and two free throws by Charles Williams helped them take an 80-74 edge. FAMU's Desmond Williams cut it to 82-80 from the line with 29 seconds to go but Justin Ravenel missed a 3-pointer in the final seconds.
Thomas proves clutch, leads Norfolk St. past FAMU 80-71
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Nic Thomas scored 20 points and made all 12 of his foul shots — 10 in the final 2:15 — and Norfolk State beat Florida A&M 80-71 on Monday night.
Barham scores 24, Florida A&M beats Hampton 75-71
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Marcus Barham scored 22 of his 24 points in the second half, and Desmond Williams finished with 19 points, to help Florida A&M beat Hampton 75-71 on Saturday.
Ravenel hits 8 3s, Florida A&M tops Delaware St 94-89 in 2OT
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Justin Ravenel made eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 30 points, Marcus Barham scored 11 of his 24 points in the two overtime sessions and Florida A&M beat Delaware State 94-89 on Monday night.
Ward, Miller lead North Dakota St. past Florida A&M, 80-66
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Tyson Ward had 17 points, seven rebounds and four assists, Paul Miller added 16 points, seven boards and six assists, and North Dakota State beat Florida A&M 80-66 on Wednesday night.
AJ Jacobson hit three 3-pointers and finished with 13 points, while Deng Geu and Rocky Kreuser scored 10 points apiece for North Dakota State (2-2).
Hampton holds off Florida A&M for 76-69 win
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Jermaine Marrow scored a career-high 31 points and Hampton held off Florida A&M for a 76-69 win Monday night.
Lysander Bracey added 11 points and Lawrence Cooks grabbed eight rebounds for Hampton (12-14, 9-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), which never trailed but had to hold off the Rattlers in the second half.
Cole helps NC Central beat Florida A&M for 10th straight win
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Patrick Cole had 22 points, seven assists and six rebounds, Dajuan Graf scored 16 with four assists and North Carolina Central beat Florida A&M 78-73 on Monday night.
Del'vin Dickerson added 15 points on 6-of-10 shooting and Kyle Benton finished with eight points and 10 rebounds for NCCU, which has won 10 in a row for the first time since 2014-15.
Florida A&M holds off North Carolina A&T 83-77
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marcus Barham scored 22 points, tying his career high, and Justin Ravenel added 17 to lift Florida A&M to an 83-77 win over North Carolina A&T on Saturday.
Desmond Williams had 13 points and Derrick Dandridge 12 for the Rattlers, who clinched the game at the free-throw line, hitting 25 of 27 to the Aggies' 11 for 17.
Delaware State edges Florida A&M 80-77 in overtime
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Devin Morgan scored 10 of his 17 points in overtime, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, and Delaware State held on to edge Florida A&M 80-77 on Monday night.
Trailing by one in the extra period, Delaware State got the 3 from Morgan, who launched it from the right wing and the Hornets went up 76-74 with 2:13 to play. FAMU twice cut the gap back to one but Morgan nailed a jumper and then a pair of free throws with 15 seconds left to push it back to three each time.
Williams, Barham combine for 37 points, FAMU beats Howard
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Desmond Williams had 20 points, seven rebounds and four assists, Marcus Barham scored 17 and Florida A&M beat Howard 71-62 on Saturday night.
Justin Ravenel made 4 of 6 from the field, including three 3-pointers, and finished with 13 points for FAMU (6-16, 4-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
Morgan State pulls away from FAMU in 77-60 win
BALTIMORE (AP) — Tiwian Kendley scored 21 points, including three 3-pointers, to help Morgan State pull away early from Florida A&M for a 77-60 win Monday night.
Antonio Gillespie added 17 points and Kyle Thomas had 12 for Morgan State (10-11, 7-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), which never trailed. Martez Cameron had 10 assists to go with seven points and the win kept the Bears in first place in the MEAC standings.
FAMU holds off Howard 78-66 behind Barham’s 21 points
WASHINGTON (AP) — Marcus Barham scored 21 points with five 3-pointers, Derrick Dandridge added 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Florida A&M held off Howard 78-66 on Wednesday night in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener.
Elijah Mays and Justin Ravenel scored 13 apiece for the Rattlers (3-11), who ended a 10-game skid.
Plagued by injuries, Howard (3-12) saw the return of preseason Player of the Year James Daniel and team-leading scorer James Miller.
Fernandez with final score, Jacksonville edges FAMU 75-72
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Darien Fernandez sank a 3-pointer with three seconds left to give Jacksonville a 75-72 win over Florida A&M on Saturday.
Fernandez, who finished with 16 points, drained a deep 3-pointer then stole the ball as time expired. Jacksonville trailed through much of the game but rallied late in the second half.
Florida A&M beats Johnson University 100-91
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Desmond Williams and Marcus Barham scored 17 points apiece and Florida A&M beat Johnson University 100-91 on Thursday night.
Florida A&M has scored 194 total points in its past two games — both wins — and topped 100 points for the first time since the season opener last season against Johnson.
Florida A&M beats Trinity Baptist 94-62.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Craig Bowman made three 3-pointers and scored 16 points, Desmond Williams had 14 points and eight rebounds, and Florida A&M beat Trinity Baptist 94-62 on Tuesday night.
Marcus Barham added 11 points for Florida A&M (1-1), and Leon Williams and Justin Ravenel scored 10 points apiece. The Rattlers made 54 percent of their field goals, including 8 of 23 from 3-point range.