Scores

Final

Florida A&M 65

(8-21, 4-11 MEAC)

S Carolina St 91

(16-12, 10-6 MEAC)

    7:30 PM ET, March 1, 2010

    Smith-Hammond-Middleton Center, Orangeburg, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    FAMU 40 2565
    SCST 45 4691

    Top Performers

    Florida A&M: D. Buchanon 11 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    South Carolina State: J. Flagler 26 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast

    S. Carolina St. 91, Florida A&,M 65

    Associated Press

    ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- Jason Flagler scored 26 points as South Carolina State defeated Florida A&M 91-65 on Monday night.

    Darnell Porter added 22 points for the Bulldogs (16-12, 10-6 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who have won two in a row after previously losing three straight. Freshman Khalif Toombs also dished out a career-high nine assists.

    After holding a 45-40 lead at the half, South Carolina State opened the second period with a 13-0 run to boost its advantage to 58-40 with 17:29 remaining. A jumper from Flagler made the score 68-43 with 13:45 left, and the Rattlers trailed by at least 20 points the rest of the way.

    David Buchannon scored 11 points to lead Florida A&M (8-21, 4-11), while Amin Stevens and Yannick Crowder added 10 points apiece.

    In the second half, the Bulldogs shot 61.5 percent from the field (16-for-26), compared to 30 percent for the Rattlers (9-for-30).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FAMU
    SCST
    Points 65 91
    FG Made-Attempted 18-51 (.353) 32-54 (.593)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 10-27 (.370)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-26 (.808) 17-22 (.773)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 30

    2009-10 Season

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