NEW YORK (AP) -- Eugene Myatt scored 22 points to pace Howard to a 95-84 victory over Hampton in the second game of the Big Apple Classic doubleheader at Madison Square Garden on Saturday.
After the first half ended with the score tied 41-41, Howard took the lead for good at 16:47 of the second half when Hudsons jumper put them up 51-50. The Pirates got within 60-58 on a 3-pointer by Kevin Clark at 9:58, but Howard went on an 8-0 run to seal the victory. Darek Mitchells two free throws capped the surge at 7:14.
Virginia Union routed Bowie State 87-42 in the opening game.