Delaware State vs South Carolina State

SC State 62, Delaware St. 60

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ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - Devin Joint's tip-in with four seconds left, his only basket, gave South Carolina State a 62-60 upset of Delaware State Thursday night.

The Bulldogs (6-23, 2-14 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who'd lost five straight and 20 of 21, got just their second MEAC win. Their other conference victory was a 72-70 victory over North Carolina A&T on Feb. 16.

The game was tied at 60-60 after Delaware State (13-17, 8-8) got a 3-pointer from Tahj Tate (17 points) with 22 seconds left. Adama Adams missed a layup with 0:06 remaining, but Joint tipped in the game-winner.

Darryl Palmer led the Bulldogs, who trailed 36-26 at halftime, with 21 points. Khalif Toombs added 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting, and Matthew Hezekiah scored 10.

Casey Walker led Delaware State with 18 points and Marques Oliver added 13.

The Bulldogs shot 27 for 59 from the field, Delaware State 22 of 49.

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Scoreboard
Delaware State (13-17)362460
South Carolina State (6-23) «263662

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Delaware State Hornets
C. Walker, F377-171-462018
M. Oliver, F364-85-871213
K. Gray, C383-52-29028
T. Tate, G386-144-543217
A. Thomas, G372-40-01524
J. Lawson50-00-01000
B. Oliver50-00-00000
A. May30-10-01010
M. Bowman, Jr.10-00-00020
Totals 22-4912-1931111160
 44.9%63.2% 
South Carolina State Bulldogs
D. Palmer, F3610-190-062321
D. Joint, F271-50-04032
M. Hezekiah, C325-80-042010
K. Toombs, G328-120-036119
S. Mitchell, G201-21-44213
A. Adams271-73-43515
L. Radovic120-30-04130
P. Myers101-20-12012
P. Henry40-10-00000
Totals 27-594-934181362
 45.8%44.4% 
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
 
Other games
WISC 43 Final
MIST 58
ORE 53 Final
COLO 76