Scores

Final

S Carolina St 77

(11-8, 5-3 MEAC)

Florida A&M 62

(5-16, 2-6 MEAC)

    9:00 PM ET, February 1, 2010

    Al Lawson Center, Tallahassee, Florida

    1 2 T
    SCST 35 4277
    FAMU 31 3162

    Top Performers

    South Carolina St: D. Porter 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Florida A&M: D. Hughes 19 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    S. Carolina St. 77, Florida A&,M 62

    Associated Press

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Darnell Porter scored 22 points and South Carolina State beat Florida A&M 77-62 on Monday night.

    The Bulldogs have won three in a row and four of their past five games.

    Brandon Smalls added 15 points and Jason Flagler added 12 for the Bulldogs (11-8, 5-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).

    The Bulldogs led 35-31 at halftime, went on a 13-2 run early in the second half and grabbed a 50-37 advantage with 12:16 to play after a free throw by Arsenio Williams. The lead never dipped below nine points the rest of the way, and the Bulldogs took their biggest lead at 63-47 after a free throw by Porter with 5:58 remaining.

    South Carolina State held a 38-27 edge in rebounding and limited the Rattlers to only seven offensive boards.

    Dale Hughes scored 19 points and Rasheem Jenkins added 13 points for the Rattlers (5-16, 2-6).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SCST
    FAMU
    Points 77 62
    FG Made-Attempted 29-62 (.468) 22-51 (.431)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 7-22 (.318)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-12 (.917) 11-16 (.688)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 8

    2009-10 Season

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