Gwynedd-Mercy vs Delaware State

Delaware St. 74, Gwynedd-Mercy 56

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DOVER, Del. (AP) - Tahj Tate led five players in double figures with 16 points as Delaware State defeated Division III Gwynedd-Mercy 74-56 Saturday in the season opener for the Hornets.

Amere May had 14 points, Casey Walker 13, Marques Oliver recorded a double-double (11 points, 10 rebounds) and Miles Bowman chipped in 10.

Oliver also tallied seven of Delaware State's 10 blocks.

Frank Champion scored 22 points and grabbed 13 rebounds for Gwynedd-Mercy, which treated the game as an exhibition match.

Delaware State outscored the Griffins 37-27 in the first half and continued that pace after halftime, pushing its lead to as much as 22 points, 69-47, with 3:54 left to play.

Gwynedd-Mercy scored the first basket of the game but never again led after that point.

The Hornets outrebounded Gwynedd-Mercy 42-38 and forced the Griffins to commit 19 turnovers.

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Scoreboard
Gwynedd-Mercy (0-1)272956
Delaware State (1-0) «373774

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Gwynedd-Mercy Griffins
F. Champion, F348-145-8130122
L. Jones III, F232-90-04134
J. Knight, G294-100-22139
B. Stanton, G200-40-03240
D. Domino, G160-10-00420
T. Barnes142-20-04014
D. Artis132-30-01015
C. Gates131-32-22014
D. Berzins111-20-01012
S. Wilson111-40-00012
B. Hennessey51-40-03112
T. McKeefery50-10-01110
J. Carson31-10-00002
R. O'Donnell30-10-00000
J. Davis00-00-01000
Totals 23-597-1238102056
 39%58.3% 
Delaware State Hornets
C. Walker, F304-112-630213
M. Oliver, F284-83-3102411
K. Gray, C191-23-46115
A. May, G225-82-442114
B. Oliver, G110-10-01100
T. Tate326-122-302416
M. Bowman, Jr.193-73-680210
T. Bell181-50-02003
A. Thomas130-20-01300
J. Lawson41-10-02002
J. Joyner20-00-00000
C. Lewis10-00-00000
S. Sill10-30-01010
Totals 25-6015-2642111574
 41.7%57.7% 

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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EVAN 49 Final
ND 58
SIUE 69 Final
MIZZ 83