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Whitley scores 24 to lead Norfolk St. over Howard 75-69

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Steven Whitley had a season-high 24 points as Norfolk State got past Howard 75-69 in the Mid-Eastern Conference Tourney semifinals on Friday night.

Derrik Jamerson Jr. had 15 points for Norfolk State (21-12). Mastadi Pitt added 14 points and six rebounds. Jordan Butler had 10 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks for Norfolk State.

Chad Lott had 21 points for the Bison (17-16). RJ Cole added 19 points and seven assists. Zion Cousins had 10 points and seven rebounds.

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Key Players
R. Cole
S. Whitley
34 G
24.9 Min. Per Game 24.9
9.1 Pts. Per Game 9.1
4.1 Ast. Per Game 4.1
5.1 Reb. Per Game 5.1
41.6 Field Goal % 41.7
37.0 Three Point % 24.6
81.8 Free Throw % 56.3
  Defensive rebound by Nic Thomas 1.0
  Raymond Bethea Jr. missed 3-pt. jump shot 3.0
  Defensive rebound by RJ Cole 9.0
  Jordan Butler missed 2nd of 2 free throws 9.0
+ 1 Jordan Butler made 1st of 2 free throws 9.0
  Personal foul on Andre Toure 9.0
  Defensive rebound by Jordan Butler 10.0
  RJ Cole missed 2nd of 2 free throws 10.0
+ 1 RJ Cole made 1st of 2 free throws 10.0
  Personal foul on Steven Whitley 10.0
+ 1 Nic Thomas made 2nd of 2 free throws 21.0
Team Stats
Points 69 75
Field Goals 25-56 (44.6%) 25-58 (43.1%)
3-Pointers 10-21 (47.6%) 8-18 (44.4%)
Free Throws 9-15 (60.0%) 17-29 (58.6%)
Total Rebounds 32 42
Offensive 5 11
Defensive 23 28
Team 4 3
Assists 14 11
Steals 3 7
Blocks 7 3
Turnovers 16 11
Fouls 22 15
Technicals 0 0
21 PTS, 3 REB, 1 AST
24 PTS, 5 REB, 3 AST
12T
away team logo Howard 17-16 264369
home team logo Norfolk State 21-12 344175
Team Stats
away team logo Howard 17-16 79.2 PPG 40.6 RPG 13.6 APG
home team logo Norfolk State 21-12 73.9 PPG 40 RPG 12.9 APG
Key Players
21
C. Lott G 14.3 PPG 5.1 RPG 2.3 APG 48.3 FG%
34
S. Whitley G 9.6 PPG 5.1 RPG 3.9 APG 41.5 FG%
Top Scorers
C. Lott G 21 PTS 3 REB 1 AST
S. Whitley G 24 PTS 5 REB 3 AST
44.6 FG% 43.1
47.6 3PT FG% 44.4
60.0 FT% 58.6
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Lott 21 3 1 9/16 3/5 0/0 0 29 0 0 5 0 3
R. Cole 19 5 7 6/16 3/7 4/7 3 40 2 0 3 0 5
Z. Cousins 10 7 1 4/7 0/1 2/3 2 29 1 1 1 2 5
C. Williams 4 2 0 1/1 1/1 1/2 2 28 0 1 1 0 2
A. Ogheneyole 0 4 0 0/2 0/0 0/0 4 19 0 1 3 1 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Lott 21 3 1 9/16 3/5 0/0 0 29 0 0 5 0 3
R. Cole 19 5 7 6/16 3/7 4/7 3 40 2 0 3 0 5
Z. Cousins 10 7 1 4/7 0/1 2/3 2 29 1 1 1 2 5
C. Williams 4 2 0 1/1 1/1 1/2 2 28 0 1 1 0 2
A. Ogheneyole 0 4 0 0/2 0/0 0/0 4 19 0 1 3 1 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
K. Foster 8 2 1 2/4 2/3 2/3 2 13 0 1 2 0 2
R. Bethea Jr. 5 1 3 2/7 1/4 0/0 1 12 0 0 0 0 1
J. Jones 2 2 1 1/2 0/0 0/0 5 21 0 1 0 1 1
P. Anosike 0 2 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 2 6 0 2 1 1 1
A. Toure 0 0 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
C. Lewis - - - - - - - - - - - - -
N. Garvey - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Hall - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Cotten - - - - - - - - - - - - -
P. Jones - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Barber - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 69 28 14 25/56 10/21 9/15 22 200 3 7 16 5 23
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Jamerson Jr. 15 2 0 5/7 5/6 0/0 0 31 0 0 0 1 1
M. Pitt 14 6 4 5/12 1/3 3/4 1 34 2 0 0 1 5
J. Butler 10 10 0 3/7 0/0 4/8 2 33 2 3 3 4 6
N. Thomas 7 6 2 2/8 1/3 2/4 4 35 0 0 4 1 5
A. Long 1 4 0 0/3 0/0 1/2 4 16 0 0 3 1 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Jamerson Jr. 15 2 0 5/7 5/6 0/0 0 31 0 0 0 1 1
M. Pitt 14 6 4 5/12 1/3 3/4 1 34 2 0 0 1 5
J. Butler 10 10 0 3/7 0/0 4/8 2 33 2 3 3 4 6
N. Thomas 7 6 2 2/8 1/3 2/4 4 35 0 0 4 1 5
A. Long 1 4 0 0/3 0/0 1/2 4 16 0 0 3 1 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Whitley 24 5 3 9/16 1/4 5/9 2 28 1 0 1 2 3
K. Chavis 2 2 1 0/2 0/1 2/2 1 16 1 0 0 0 2
C. Kelly 2 1 1 1/2 0/1 0/0 0 4 1 0 0 1 0
A. Branch 0 3 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 3 0 0 0 0 3
O. Momah - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Bishop - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Bryant Jr. - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Ford - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Fitzgerald - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 75 39 11 25/58 8/18 17/29 15 200 7 3 11 11 28