Morgan State vs Delaware State

Delaware St. 52, Morgan St. 50

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DOVER, Del. (AP) - Tahj Tate scored all 12 of his points in the second half, including a 3-pointer that gave Delaware State the lead with 57 seconds left in its 52-50 victory over Morgan State on Monday night.

DeWayne Jackson missed two shots in the closing minute that could have given the lead back to Morgan State, which led by 14 points early in the second half.

Both teams' shooting turned dramatically after halftime. The Hornets (12-13, 7-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) rallied by shooting 60 percent (12 of 20) in the second half after making 20.6 percent (7 of 34) in the first.

The Bears (9-14, 6-6), who led 29-18 after shooting 50 percent (12 of 24) in the first half, dropped to 25 percent (6 of 24) in the second.

Marques Oliver added 11 points and Casey Walker 10 for Delaware State.

Jackson and Justin Black scored 10 each for the Bears.

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Scoreboard
Morgan State (9-14)292150
Delaware State (12-13) «183452

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Morgan State Bears
D. Jackson, F384-110-091110
I. Chiles, C193-60-06016
J. Black, G302-94-403410
B. Bozeman, G300-71-23511
R. Simpson, G60-00-00000
S. Duncan253-30-03016
A. Hubbard193-60-18257
D. Pretlow193-51-10229
T. Bailey70-01-21001
C. Blossom40-10-00010
T. Heath30-00-00000
Totals 18-487-1034131650
 37.5%70% 
Delaware State Hornets
M. Oliver, F343-74-570211
C. Walker, F333-82-220110
K. Gray, C323-50-08036
A. Thomas, G213-50-01216
M. Bowman, Jr., G100-30-02020
T. Tate315-111-323112
T. Bell162-70-01206
A. May80-50-02100
C. Thomas80-01-22101
S. Sill50-20-01000
N. Doyle20-10-00000
Totals 19-548-123491052
 35.2%66.7% 
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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