Winston-Salem vs South Carolina State

Winston-Salem 61, S. Carolina St. 59

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ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) -Andrew Jackson hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to lift Winston-Salem to a 61-59 victory over South Carolina State in the regular-season finale for both teams on Thursday night.

Jackson's shot gave the Rams (12-17) their second victory in five games and erased a 59-58 lead that South Carolina State had taken on Darnell Porter's 3-pointer with 4 seconds to play.

Winston-Salem led 56-51 on Brian Fisher's layup with 2:31 remaining, but South Carolina State (16-12) went on a 5-0 run to tie the score at 56 on Jason Flagler's layup with 44 seconds to play.

The Rams shot only 21.4 percent from the field (6 of 28) in the first half, but shot 56.7 percent in the second (17 of 30). They also hit nine 3-pointers in 21 attempts (42.9 percent).

Fisher scored 15, Jackson added 13 and Lamar Monger 11 for the Rams.

Porter scored 16 and Flagler had 14 for the Bulldogs (16-13).

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Scoreboard
Winston-Salem (12-17) «194261
South Carolina State (16-13)233659

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Winston-Salem Rams
P. Davis, F274-80-011028
C. Morris, C140-30-03040
B. Fisher, G326-150-115315
A. Jackson, G223-44-433013
L. Monger, G164-90-020011
S. Carter, F230-40-04340
M. Alcius, F212-30-25134
M. Wells, G192-62-22126
S. Platt, F132-50-13014
B. Hobbs, G90-10-00000
S. Johnson, C40-00-01010
Total 23-586-1038132061
 39.7%60.0% 
South Carolina State Bulldogs
J. Flagler, G-F366-92-271214
A. Williams, F243-72-89028
B. Smalls, G331-70-06233
K. Toombs, G293-80-04428
D. Porter, G283-138-832216
C. Bennett, G171-31-20313
J. Wright, F123-30-01036
T. Williams, G110-21-20201
R. Pitt, F70-20-22030
J. Maxey, F30-00-00010
Total 20-5414-2438141959
 37.0%58.3% 

MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. Central13-325-9202
Norfolk St.12-417-17242
Morgan St.11-514-16326
Hampton11-514-17284
Savannah St.10-613-16279
Md.-E. Shore9-714-20278
S.C. State7-911-20302
Delaware St.7-910-22332
Coppin St.7-98-24336
Beth.-Cook.6-1010-22346
Howard5-1110-24338
Florida A&M5-117-23349
N.C. A&T1-153-29350
 
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PSU 65 Final
Mich St 67
PROV 71 Final
PITT 73