South Carolina State vs Hampton

Hampton 78, SC State 66


HAMPTON, Va. (AP) - David Bruce scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half to lead Hampton's rally in a 78-66 win over South Carolina State on Tuesday night.

The Pirates (7-13, 3-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed 40-35 at halftime and opened up the second half on a 6-3 run to pull within two. After the Bulldogs (4-16, 0-7) took a 47-44 lead with 12:48 to go, Hampton used an 11-0 run to go up 55-47 on Christopher Tolson's 3 with 9:21 remaining.

Hampton outrebounded S.C. State 32-19 in the second half, outscoring it 19-0 on second-chance points in the period.

Bruce and Danny Agbelese, who had 13 points, grabbed 12 rebounds each for Hampton, which topped S.C. State 55-41 in that category.

The Pirates outscored the Bulldogs 30-9 on second-chances and 44-24 on points in the paint.

Brandon Riley scored 24 points for the Bulldogs, who lost their 14th straight.

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South Carolina State Bulldogs
A. Martin, F264-113-460215
J. Ikhinmwin, F232-21-29146
L. Radovic, F60-20-01010
K. Toombs, G382-81-22636
B. Riley, G319-216-732324
P. Bell271-33-62045
O. Sanders233-90-26016
S. Barber222-40-02024
D. Joint40-20-01110
Totals 23-6214-2341102166
Hampton Pirates
D. Agbelese, F216-91-1121313
D. Bruce, C267-155-6121319
D. Pellum, G342-123-34128
M. Tuitt, G325-112-666312
A. Austin, G162-30-02334
C. Tolson353-124-462112
W. Dunning201-86-99048
O. O'Bryant80-00-22010
E. Okoroba51-30-10022
J. Williams30-10-00000
Totals 27-7421-3255142278
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S.C. State0-00-5311
Coppin St.0-00-6306
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