Scores

Final

Delaware State 54

(5-9, 2-0 MEAC)

Coppin State 49

(3-12, 1-2 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, January 6, 2007

    1 2 T
    DSU 24 3054
    COPP 22 2749

    Top Performers

    Delaware State: R. Bright 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Coppin State: A. Harrison 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Delaware St. 54, Coppin St. 49

    BALTIMORE (AP) -- Roy Bright scored 16 points, Troy Roundtree added 12 and Delaware State beat Coppin State 54-49 on Saturday.

    The Hornets (5-9, 2-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) made their final four free throws to hold on for the victory.

    Antwan Harrison led the Eagles (3-12, 1-2) with 13 points. He was the only player to score in double figures for Coppin State, which got 19 points from its bench.

    Delaware State led 24-22 at halftime, and the game was tight throughout. A basket by reserve Ethan Kennedy brought the Eagles within 41-40 with 6:49 remaining.

    Bright answered with a layup and a 3-pointer, giving the Hornets a 46-40 lead with 5:02 left. He later found Roundtree for a layup that increased Delaware State's lead to five with 2:45 remaining.

    Robert Pressey's inside basket cut the Hornets' lead to 50-47 with 49 seconds left. Ethan Kennedy had a chance to get the Eagles even closer with 17 seconds remaining, but missed two free throws.

    Delaware State outrebounded Coppin State 20-13 in the second half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DSU
    COPP
    Points 54 49
    FG Made-Attempted 20-45 (.444) 20-41 (.488)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-21 (.286) 3-15 (.200)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-11 (.727) 6-16 (.375)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 1

    2006-07 Season

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