Florida A&M vs Morgan State

Morgan St. 78, Florida A&,M 67

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BALTIMORE (AP) - Justin Black had 20 points and eight rebounds, and Morgan State watched a 20-point second-half lead shrink five before holding off Florida A&M 78-67 in the Mid-Eastern Conference regular-season finale for both teams Thursday night.

Dewayne Jackson had 15 points to become the school's No. 6 all-time scorer with 1,537 career points.

Ian Chiles shot 9 of 13 from the field and scored a career-high 18 points and Shaquille Duncan had 11 for the Bears (14-14, 10-6), who have won five straight and eight of their past nine.

Muhammad Abdul-Aleem had 16 points and Jamari Bradshaw 13 for the Rattlers (8-22, 5-11), who have lost three straight.

Leading 41-30 at halftime, Morgan State opened the second half with an 18-7 run for a 58-38 advantage on Duncan's layup.

Florida A&M closed to 70-65, but Black scored five points down the stretch to secure the victory.

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Florida A&M Rattlers
M. Teal, F192-55-52049
J. Adams, G283-111-20219
D. Bullard, G251-82-23214
W. Davis, G211-20-21112
R. Lewis, G211-40-03012
M. Abdul-Aleem315-94-432316
T. Kellum203-31-23147
O. Odi191-13-65035
J. Bradshaw134-44-630113
M. Fabiyi30-20-00000
Totals 21-4920-292681967
 42.9%69% 
Morgan State Bears
D. Jackson, F366-110-042215
T. Bailey, F131-51-25023
I. Chiles, C279-130-161318
B. Bozeman, G361-50-02703
J. Black, G348-133-383020
S. Duncan215-101-331311
A. Hubbard152-54-107138
D. Pretlow140-00-02320
C. Blossom40-00-20000
Totals 32-629-2141181578
 51.6%42.9% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morgan St.4-07-10315
Coppin St.4-15-15332
N.C. Central3-112-6202
Hampton3-16-11318
Savannah St.3-26-12334
Norfolk St.2-25-13328
Delaware St.2-25-14296
Florida A&M2-34-14348
S.C. State1-24-12225
Howard1-24-14306
Md.-E. Shore1-24-14263
Beth.-Cook.1-44-14349
N.C. A&T0-51-17350
 
Other games
WISC 43 Final
MIST 58
ORE 53 Final
COLO 76