Bethune-Cookman vs Norfolk State

Norfolk St. 62, Bethune-Cookman 61

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Pendarvis Williams scored 14 points, and Jamel Fuentes made a late free throw to lift Norfolk State over Bethune-Cookman 62-61 Saturday night in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game.

Malcolm Hawkins added 13 points, and Fuentes and Rashid Gaston chipped in 10 apiece to help Norfolk State (19-10, 14-10) win its 13th game in a row.

After Paul Scotland's 3-pointer broke a 57-57 tie, Gaston made a layup with 1:25 left to tie the game at 59.

Fuentes made a layup, and Hawkins went 1 of 2 from the foul line to give the Spartans a 62-59 lead with 17 seconds to go.

After Adrien Coleman's layup for Bethune-Cookman made it 62-61 with 8 seconds left, Williams missed two free throws, giving the Wildcats a chance. Bethune-Cookman was unable to convert on the last-second shot.

Scotland scored 16 points for the Wildcats (12-17, 7-7).

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A. Coleman, F274-124-681412
M. Mack, F171-40-03032
A. Dempster, F30-00-00030
K. Dukes, G404-130-050212
P. Scotland, G264-87-1343116
R. Johnson281-40-03352
J. Bryant263-91-29157
A. Smith233-52-29118
M. Jackson80-30-03130
B. Stewart20-02-21002
Totals 20-5816-2545102761
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R. Johnson, F160-42-22122
B. Goode, C213-61-26027
M. Hawkins, G323-136-1120313
J. Fuentes, G273-64-853210
P. Williams, G255-81-431414
R. Gaston274-82-4110110
K. Brown251-40-14112
M. Phelps142-60-11124
K. Lila-St. Rose80-20-02000
R. Maye30-10-00000
J. Weathers20-00-00000
Totals 21-5816-334171762
 36.2%48.5% 
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Morgan St.5-117-24337
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