Delaware State vs Marshall

Delaware St. 53, Marshall 51

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Jabari Joyner's 3-pointer with 58 seconds left gave Delaware State a three-point lead, and the Hornets held on for a 53-51 nonconference victory at Marshall Wednesday night.

Delaware State (6-8) led 31-19 with 15 minutes left, but Marshall (7-7) chipped at the advantage and tied the game 41-all on Nigel Spikes' dunk with 3:48 left. The teams exchanged the lead four times in the ensuing 2 minutes, the last Chris Lewis' free throws that put the Hornets up 46-45 with 1:51 left.

Marshall's Kelvin Amayo hit 1 of 2 foul shots for a 46-all tie, then Joyner drained his go-ahead trey for Delaware State's final lead. Marshall twice pulled within a point after that, but the Hornets hit two free throws to re-extend the lead each time.

All five of Joyner's points came in the final minute. Casey Walker led the Hornets with 13 points.

Pittman finished with 17 points.

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Delaware State Hornets
C. Walker, F375-130-050113
M. Oliver, F325-82-460512
B. Oliver, G281-20-03512
M. Bowman, Jr., G232-90-16124
N. Doyle, G100-00-01210
T. Bell334-70-040211
J. Joyner151-52-20135
C. Lewis141-34-40316
S. Sill50-20-01000
J. Lawson20-00-00020
C. Thomas10-00-00000
Totals 19-498-1129121853
 38.8%72.7% 
Marshall Thundering Herd
E. Pittman, F354-107-851217
D. Tinnon, F304-104-4102013
N. Spikes, C243-60-28026
T. Manning, G230-30-02310
D. Scarver, G231-60-02203
K. Amayo163-52-70138
D. Boykins150-10-01010
R. Goff141-20-04042
J. Hanner111-20-01002
C. Martin90-20-20010
Totals 17-4713-233891451
 36.2%56.5% 
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S.C. State12-419-15205
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Beth.-Cook.10-614-18288
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N.C. Central7-913-19311
Md.-E. Shore7-910-22307
N.C. A&T7-910-22340
Howard6-1012-20328
Coppin St.6-109-22326
Morgan St.6-109-22327
Delaware St.5-117-25345
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UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
 
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