Bethune-Cookman vs Morgan State

Morgan St. 82, Bethune-Cookman 71

  •  

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Shaquille Duncan scored 17 points, and Justin Black and DeWayne Jackson added 16 each as Morgan State advanced to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference final by defeating Bethune-Cookman 82-71 Friday night.

The fifth-seeded Bears (17-14), the highest seed to reach the semifinals in a tournament filled with upsets, held Adrien Coleman, the conference scoring leader, to eight points. He had totaled 52 points for the eighth-seeded Wildcats (14-20) in tournament victories over Coppin State and top-seeded Norfolk State.

Morgan State scored the first seven points and never trailed in extending its winning streak to eight games. The Bears shot 64.3 percent (18 of 28) in the first half and took a 39-31 lead into the break.

Kevin Dukes led Bethune-Cookman with 20 points and Ricky Johnson added 18, making 9 of 9 free throws. Coleman made just 4 of 11 shots and missed all five of his free throws.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Bethune-Cookman (14-20)314071
Morgan State (17-14) «394382

Related Video

 
Bethune-Cookman Wildcats
A. Coleman, F394-110-58218
M. Mack, F250-42-25132
J. Bryant, F121-83-43125
K. Dukes, G327-141-342320
R. Johnson, G314-119-924118
M. Jackson253-60-02057
P. Scotland193-50-20157
A. Smith141-20-03012
A. Dempster31-10-01012
B. Stewart00-00-00010
Totals 24-6215-2533112371
 38.7%60% 
Morgan State Bears
D. Jackson, F405-96-754316
T. Bailey, F92-21-21005
I. Chiles, C204-100-15218
J. Black, G377-110-195416
B. Bozeman, G312-74-42239
S. Duncan317-83-460217
A. Hubbard213-45-620311
D. Pretlow110-20-02140
Totals 30-5319-2537142082
 56.6%76% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. Central16-025-8127
Norfolk St.12-420-14167
Md.-E. Shore11-518-15195
Howard10-616-16254
Delaware St.9-718-18205
Hampton8-817-18251
Beth.-Cook.7-911-21344
S.C. State7-911-22320
N.C. A&T6-109-23340
Coppin St.6-108-23311
Savannah St.5-119-22331
Morgan St.5-117-24337
Florida A&M2-142-27350
 
Other games
ILL 64 Final
IND 80
BC 58 Final
UM 69
CHAR 55 Final
STL 72
LSU 58 Final
FLA 80
MICH 59 Final
WISC 68
NEB 50 Final
OHST 71
STJO 79 Final
VCU 82
TLSA 74 Final
MEMP 85
SYR 58 Final
GTOWN 55
MD 83 Final
DUKE 74
IAST 73 Final
KAN 88
IOWA 56 Final
MIST 59
SDSU 50 Final
NMEX 60
ARIZ 64 Final
UCLA 66
ND 57 Final
LOU 69
OKST 57 Final
KSU 68