Maryland-Eastern Shore vs Florida A&M

Florida A&,M 55, Md.-Eastern Shore 54

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Jamie Adams scored 18 points as Florida A&M held off Maryland-Eastern Shore 55-54 Saturday night in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action.

The Rattlers (6-14, 3-3), who have won two in a row after an eight-game skid, led 55-49 with 3:29 left after an Adams' 3-pointer. The Hawks then scored five unanswered points, capped by Ishaq Pitt's jumper with 51 seconds remaining. After Florida A&M's Muhammad Abdul-Aleem turned the ball over, Kevin Mays missed the potential game-winning jumper with 5 seconds to go.

The Rattlers pulled away early in the second half following seven ties. Knotted at 32-32, Florida A&M rattled off eight straight points and led by as many as 10 after the break before the Hawks closed the gap.

Maryland-Eastern Shore (1-14, 1-3), coming off its first win of the season, 58-53 over Delaware State, was led by Mays with 20 points and 13 rebounds. Troy Snyder added 15 boards.

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Scoreboard
Maryland-Eastern Shore (1-14)252954
Florida A&M (6-14) «282755
 
Maryland-Eastern Shore Hawks
K. Mays, F396-178-12133120
T. Snyder, F371-94-915326
F. Ezeiru, C101-60-04042
K. Jones, G260-51-21111
L. Bell, G211-40-02013
O. Kosile263-51-28047
I. Pitt192-63-43027
D. Williams II173-61-21028
J. Davis40-10-00010
D. Cowell10-00-00000
Totals 17-5918-315771854
 28.8%58.1% 
Florida A&M Rattlers
M. Abdul-Aleem, F285-91-352012
J. Bradshaw, F190-60-22440
M. Teal, F190-43-45043
C. Eneh, C00-00-00000
J. Adams, G325-155-714218
R. Lewis304-100-03319
T. Kellum282-43-65047
O. Odi193-60-24056
D. Bullard180-10-01130
W. Davis70-00-02010
Totals 19-5512-2435142455
 34.5%50% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
N.C. Central16-128-6
Hampton13-418-13
Norfolk St.11-519-15
Morgan St.11-515-16
Savannah St.10-612-19
Florida A&M8-814-18
Coppin St.7-912-20
Delaware St.5-119-21
S.C. State5-119-21
N.C. A&T5-119-23
Howard5-118-25
Beth.-Cook.5-117-25
Md.-E. Shore4-126-24
 
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