Delaware State vs Howard

Howard 72, Delaware St. 65


WASHINGTON (AP) - Prince Okoroh scored 21 points as Howard defeated Delaware State 72-65 Tuesday night in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game.

The Bison (3-5, 1-1), leading 30-24 at halftime, blew the game open with an early second-half surge. Okoroh, Dadrian Collins and Alphonso Leary led Howard on a 28-12 run to open the half.

Okoroh hit 10 of 12 shots from the floor while Collins came off the bench to score 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting, including 4 of 4 from 3-point range. Leary added 15 points on 5-of-7 shooting. Mike Phillips was the fourth Bison in double figures with 14 points and 10 rebounds.

The Bison shot a sizzling 53.8 percent from the field (28 of 52) to Delaware State's 38.3 percent (23 for 60). The Hornets (4-4, 1-1) got 17 points apiece from Kendall Gray and Casey Walker, and 15 from Jay Threatt.

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Delaware State Hornets
M. Oliver, F363-71-212347
K. Gray, C305-87-940417
J. Threatt, G406-132-226215
C. Walker, G396-141-231317
T. Tate, G232-92-22106
T. Bell181-60-03013
A. May140-30-01110
B. Oliver00-00-00000
Totals 23-6013-1732121565
Howard Bison
M. Phillips, F375-134-4102214
A. Leary, C315-75-771315
S. Frazier, G350-30-43710
P. Okoroh, G3310-121-343221
A. Dickerson, G151-60-02233
D. Collins317-100-020218
T. Boyomo90-01-20011
C. Cuffee50-00-01110
B. Bailey30-00-00100
O. Ellison10-10-00010
Totals 28-5211-2034171672
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Md.-E. Shore0-03-9204
Savannah St.0-03-9194
Delaware St.0-02-9346
Norfolk St.0-01-10296
Florida A&M0-01-12312
Coppin St.0-00-11308
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