Hampton vs Howard

Hampton 71, Howard 53


NEW YORK (AP) - Christopher Tolson scored 15 points, including eight during a 24-2 run by Hampton in its 71-53 victory over Howard on Sunday night in the Big Apple Classic.

The Pirates (4-4, 1-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) closed the first half with a 28-8 run to lead 36-23, but the Bison (2-5, 0-1) battled back to lead 41-40 with 14:14 left in the game. Mike Phillips scored 10 of his 12 points in that span for Howard.

Phillips' other basket came with 4:31 left, ending a field goal drought of 9:43 for the Bison. By then, Hampton had surged ahead 64-43.

Darrion Pellum added 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Danny Agbelese had 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Pirates, who lead their series against Howard 28-5. Jasper Williams had nine points, making 3 of 5 3-pointers.

Simuel Frazier had 12 points for Howard to share team-high scoring honors with Phillips.

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Hampton Pirates
O. O'Bryant, F100-10-20020
D. Bruce, C251-64-64136
D. Pellum, G394-174-4101213
C. Tolson, G276-92-411215
M. Tuitt, G253-53-65719
D. Agbelese233-45-5101211
J. Williams203-60-02119
A. Austin191-33-42115
E. Okoroba81-41-14003
W. Dunning10-00-00000
M. Lola-Charles10-00-00000
T. McClenny10-00-00000
B. Taylor10-00-00000
Totals 22-5522-3239131471
Howard Bison
M. Phillips, F146-80-020212
A. Leary, C220-32-28032
P. Okoroh, G253-123-35149
C. Thompson, G220-54-84114
A. Dickerson, G70-20-00000
S. Frazier313-106-621112
B. Ford241-40-04032
B. Bailey163-30-01026
T. Boyomo131-30-03032
O. Ellison121-20-01142
D. Collins90-00-00000
C. Cuffee51-10-01112
Totals 19-5315-193352453
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Morgan St.9-412-14321
Savannah St.7-610-16322
Md.-E. Shore7-610-18311
Coppin St.7-78-21331
S.C. State6-89-18286
Delaware St.6-89-20329
Florida A&M5-97-20348
N.C. A&T0-132-26350
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