Scores

Final

Morgan State 58

(8-9, 3-1 MEAC)

Florida A&M 63

(5-10, 3-1 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 17, 2009

    1 2 T
    MORG 26 3258
    FAMU 27 3663

    Top Performers

    Morgan State: R. Holmes 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Florida A&M: B. Bryant 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Florida A&,M 63, Morgan St. 58

    Associated Press

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Brandon Bryant scored 16 points and Florida A&M hit 5 of 6 free-throws in the final 30 seconds to beat Morgan State 63-58 on Saturday.

    The Rattlers (5-10, 3-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who won their third straight game, are in a four-way tie atop the conference standings with Morgan State (8-9, 3-1), Bethune-Cookman and Hampton.

    Reggie Holmes' 3-pointer with 17.5 seconds would cut the Bears' deficit to one. But Larry Jackson and Brandon Bryant each hit two free-throws for the Rattlers in the final 17 seconds and Morgan State's Jermaine Bolden missed a 3-pointer.

    Bryant led Florida A&M with 16 points, while Yannick Crowder added 10.

    Holmes led Morgan State with 16 points, with Bolden adding 11.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MORG
    FAMU
    Points 58 63
    FG Made-Attempted 18-50 (.360) 23-43 (.535)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-16 (.250) 3-8 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-27 (.667) 14-26 (.538)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 5

    2008-09 Season

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