Florida A&M vs Delaware State

Florida A&,M 65, Delaware St. 55


WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Amin Stevens tallied 16 points and Yannick Crowder scored eight of his 12 points in overtime to help Florida A&M pull away from Delaware State 65-55 in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference quarterfinals on Thursday night.

Crowder, who was 8 of 8 from the free-throw line, and Stevens, grabbed eight rebounds apiece for the Rattlers, who won the battle of the boards 43-32.

Florida A&M (9-22) led 33-25 at intermission but Delaware State rallied to tie the game 53-53 with 24 seconds remaining behind a Marques Oliver tip-in.

The Rattlers, however, dominated overtime, scoring the first six points and holding the Hornets to just one basket during the period.

Delaware State (15-13) shot 1 of 8, committed four fouls, and had four turnovers in overtime.

Tahj Tate led the Hornets with 18 and Casey Walker had 16.

Florida A&M will face second-seeded Norfolk State in the semi-finals on Friday.

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Florida A&M Rattlers
A. Stevens, F427-162-382116
Y. Crowder, F412-68-880312
R. Lewis, F375-93-652015
C. Watson, G261-30-22013
D. Bullard, G170-40-02000
J. Dean243-60-07216
J. Kennings142-50-00354
A. Moore102-40-01015
N. Drayton72-60-05014
B. Hosley70-30-00110
Totals 24-6213-1943101465
Delaware State Hornets
M. Oliver, F453-91-59327
J. Marcellus, F151-23-43035
T. Tate, G459-170-021318
C. Walker, G446-120-070516
J. Threatt, G341-72-25325
T. Bell200-52-21002
A. May201-40-01002
B. Oliver20-00-00000
A. Kasim00-00-01010
Totals 21-568-133271655
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Florida A&M5-117-23349
N.C. A&T1-153-29350
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