Scores

Final

Delaware State 50

(4-2, 0-1 MEAC)

MD-E Shore 53

(2-5, 1-0 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, December 5, 2009

    Hytche Arena, Princess Anne, Maryland

    1 2 T
    DSU 23 2750
    UMES 16 3753

    Top Performers

    Delaware State: J. Threatt 9 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Maryland-Eastern Shore: H. Haley 14 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast, 4 Stl, 1 Blk

    Md.-Eastern Shore 53, Delaware St. 50

    Associated Press

    PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Hillary Haley scored 14 points and Maryland-Eastern Shore rallied to beat Delaware State 53-50 in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both teams on Saturday.

    The win broke Delaware State's 10-game winning streak over the Hawks.

    The Hawks (2-5) trailed by seven points at halftime and took the lead for good with five straight points to lead 50-45 with 1:14 to play. Haley had two free throws and a steal during that stretch, then iced the game with a layup with 50 seconds remaining to give the Hawks a 52-48 lead.

    Kevin White added 12 points for the Hawks.

    With the Hornets (4-2) trailing 53-50, Marcus Neal missed a 3-pointer with 5 seconds remaining. Frisco Sandidge led the Hornets with 10 points.

    The Hawks won despite shooting 38.8 percent from the field (19-for-49). However, the they forced 19 Delaware State turnovers and had eight steals.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DSU
    UMES
    Points 50 53
    FG Made-Attempted 19-44 (.432) 19-49 (.388)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-10 (.200) 3-13 (.231)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-15 (.667) 12-22 (.545)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 10

    2009-10 Season

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