Scores

Final

Howard 59

(7-18, 5-6 MEAC)

S Carolina St 73

(12-12, 7-5 MEAC)

    7:30 PM ET, February 16, 2009

    Smith-Hammond-Middleton Center, Orangeburg, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    HOW 33 2659
    SCST 31 4273

    Top Performers

    Howard: P. Kirkpatrick 12 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    South Carolina State: J. Jackson 16 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    S. Carolina St. 73, Howard 59

    Associated Press

    ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- Josh Jackson scored 16 points to lead South Carolina State to a 73-59 win over Howard on Monday night.

    Jackson shot 6-for-10 from the field, and added eight rebounds for the Bulldogs (12-12, 7-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Jason Flagler added 13 points and seven rebounds.

    Howard (7-18, 5-6) was paced by Eugene Myatt with 15 points. Paul Kirkpatrick and Randy Hampton chipped in with 12 points apiece.

    The Bulldogs shot 47.3 percent from the field (26-for-55), and outrebounded Howard 36-31.

    The Bison shot 58.3 percent from behind the 3-point arc (7-for-12), but committed 13 turnovers as a team.

    South Carolina State shot 78.3 percent from the free-throw line (18-for-23) and finished with nine team steals.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HOW
    SCST
    Points 59 73
    FG Made-Attempted 21-54 (.389) 26-55 (.473)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-12 (.583) 3-14 (.214)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-15 (.667) 18-23 (.783)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 14

    2008-09 Season

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