South Carolina State dominates NAIA’s Voorhees 90-69
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Ozante Fields and Damni Applewhite both recorded double-doubles as South Carolina State got off to a fast start and eased to a 90-69 victory over NAIA's Voorhees to halt an eight-game losing skid on Thursday night.
Jacksonville hangs on to beat South Carolina State 71-69
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tyreese Davis scored 14 points and DeAnthony McCallum made two free throws with seven seconds left as Jacksonville held on to beat South Carolina State 71-69 on Saturday night.
Kenic’s 19 pts lead Cleveland St. past S.C. State 84-69
CLEVELAND (AP) — Stefan Kenic led five players in double-digit scoring with 19 points and Cleveland State beat South Carolina State 84-69 on Friday night.
Tyree Appleby and Algevon Eichelberger each scored 15, Rashad Williams scored 11 and Jaalam Hill scored 10. The Vikings turned it over just eight times with no player committing more than two.
Fields, Applewhite lead South Carolina State to 99-51 win
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Ozante Fields scored 15 points with 11 rebounds and Damni Applewhite added 19 points and six boards to lead South Carolina State to a 99-51 win over Brevard in the Bulldogs' season opener Tuesday night.
Jani Rayner-Powell added 17 points and Ian Kinard 11.
South Carolina State took a 17-2 lead to open the game and led 31-7 after four straight points from Rayshawn Neal with 6½ minutes left in the first half, which ended with the Bulldogs leading 47-18.
South Carolina St downs North Carolina Central 102-79
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Donte Wright scored 29 points with seven 3-pointers, James Richardson scored 19, and South Carolina State hit 13 3s in beating sixth-place North Carolina Central 102-79 on Saturday to end a two-game skid.
Janai Rayner-Powell added 13 points and Ian Kinard scored 12 points for the Bulldogs (10-19, 6-8), who entered the game eighth in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference standings and shot 58.3 percent from the field and 52 percent from long distance.