WASHINGTON -- Eugene Myatt scored 18 points and Howard defeated Delaware State 59-43 on Monday night.
The Bison (7-16, 5-5 Mid-Eastern Conference) held Delaware State (6-19, 4-6) to a 28.6-percent shooting performance (16-for-56), including a 26.7-percent effort in the second half (8 of 30). The Hornets struggled from 3-point range in the second half, going just 1-for-9 (11.1 percent).
Howard picked up its biggest advantage, a 33-13 lead with 3:14 left in the first half, thanks to 12 unanswered points. The run was capped by two free throws from Nate Cooper.
The Bison snapped an 11-game losing streak against Delaware State (6-19, 4-6) that dates to 2003.