Scores

Final

Delaware State 49

(6-18, 4-5 MEAC)

Hampton 39

(10-12, 4-5 MEAC)

    6:00 PM ET, February 7, 2009

    Convocation Center (VA), Norfolk, Virginia

    1 2 T
    DSU 15 3449
    HAMP 18 2139

    Top Performers

    Delaware St: D. Johnson 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Hampton: D. Harrison 12 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Delaware St. 49, Hampton 39

    Associated Press

    HAMPTON, Va. -- Donald Johnson scored 16 points and Delaware State defeated Hampton 49-39 on Saturday night.

    The Hornets (6-18, 4-5 Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference), who averaged 58.1 points per game coming into Saturday's contest, shot 39.1 percent from the field (18-for-46) and 41.2 percent from 3-point range (7-for-17).

    Both teams shot under 30 percent in the first half, and Hampton held a slim 18-15 lead at halftime. Delaware State used a 15-8 run in the second half to take a 36-29 lead after Arturo Dubois' three-point play with 6:01 remaining.

    The Pirates cut the lead to five points, but the Hornets went on a 7-0 run to claim a 45-35 lead with 1:10 remaining.

    Hampton (10-12, 4-5) was led by Donte Harrison, who scored 12.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DSU
    HAMP
    Points 49 39
    FG Made-Attempted 18-46 (.391) 13-52 (.250)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 3-26 (.115)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-8 (.750) 10-16 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 3

    2008-09 Season

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