Scores

Final

Howard 55

(7-17, 5-5 MEAC)

    6:00 PM ET, February 14, 2009

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

    1 2 T
    HOW 25 3055
    WSSU 31 3162

    Top Performers

    Howard: A. Walker 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Winston-Salem: J. McClinton 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    Winston-Salem 62, Howard 55

    Associated Press

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Brian Fisher scored 15 points and Jemarcus McClinton added 14 to lead Winston-Salem State to a 62-55 win over Howard on Saturday night.

    The Rams (7-16) ended a two-game skid while snapping the Bison's four-game winning streak.

    Winston-Salem led the entire game, avenging a 75-63 loss to Howard on Jan. 17. The Rams lead the series 3-1.

    Winston-Salem jumped out to a 17-6 lead, but the Bison used a 9-2 run to trail 31-25 at halftime.

    The Rams led by as many as 13 in the second half, the last time at 60-47 with 2:10 left. Howard (7-17) cut the deficit to seven with 35 seconds left, but could get no closer.

    Winston-Salem committed 26 turnovers, leading to only 15 Howard points.

    Jamal Durham added 12 points for Winston-Salem, which outrebounded the Bison 36-24.

    Adam Walker and Eugene Myatt scored 15 apiece for the Rams.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HOW
    WSSU
    Points 55 62
    FG Made-Attempted 20-41 (.488) 22-45 (.489)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-12 (.167) 6-16 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-36 (.361) 12-22 (.545)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 8

    2008-09 Season

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