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Morgan State 73

(13-10, 7-2 MEAC)

    6:00 PM ET, February 7, 2009

    C.E. Gaines Center, Winston-salem, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    MORG 32 4173
    WSSU 33 3164

    Top Performers

    Morgan State: R. Barnes 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Winston-Salem: B. Fisher 25 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Morgan St. 73, Winston-Salem 64

    Associated Press

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Rogers Barnes scored 17 points and Morgan State pulled away from Winston-Salem State in the second half for a 73-64 win Saturday night.

    The Bears (13-10), who lead the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, held the first-half advantage until a Jamal Durham 3-pointer with 38 seconds left gave the Rams (6-15) a 33-32 lead to take into halftime.

    With Winston-Salem State ahead 41-37, Morgan State used three straight 3-pointers and a three-point play to lead 49-42 with 13:15 left.

    Reggie Holmes, who was 1-for-9 in the first half, scored nine of his 15 points during that spurt. The Bears added a 15-6 spurt to take their biggest lead at 64-48 with 6:31 left.

    Marquise Kately added 12 points for the Bears, who have won three straight.

    Brian Fisher scored a season-high 25 points for the Rams, followed by Jamal Durham with 16 and Paul Davis with 13.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MORG
    WSSU
    Points 73 64
    FG Made-Attempted 25-52 (.481) 22-51 (.431)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-16 (.563) 3-12 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-23 (.609) 17-26 (.654)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 4

    2008-09 Season

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