Scores

Final

MD-E Shore 69

(3-11, 0-2 MEAC)

S Carolina St 71

(5-9, 1-0 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, January 8, 2011

    S-H-M Memorial Center, Orangeburg, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    UMES 29 4069
    SCST 23 4871

    Top Performers

    Maryland-Eastern Shore: H. Haley 23 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Stl

    South Carolina St: P. Bell 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

    S. Carolina St. 71, Md.-Eastern Shore 69

    Associated Press

    ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- Brandon Riley's layup at the buzzer lifted South Carolina State to a 71-69 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Saturday in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

    The Bulldogs (5-9), who snapped a five-game losing streak, overcame a 10-point second-half deficit to tie the score at 67 with 1:02 left on two free throws by Tyvon Williams.

    Presano Bell and Darnell Porter each hit 1 of 2 free throws for a 69-67 South Carolina State lead with 14 seconds to go.

    Kevin White made a layup with 8 seconds on the clock to tie it at 71, then Riley hit his game-winner.

    Porter led the Bulldogs with 14 points, Bell had 13 and Riley 10.

    The Hawks (3-11) were paced by Hillary Haley with 23 points on 9-for-15 shooting and nine rebounds.

    Maryland-Eastern Shore outshot South Carolina State from the field 48.1 percent (26 of 54) to 41.1 percent (23 of 56).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UMES
    SCST
    Points 69 71
    FG Made-Attempted 26-54 (.481) 23-56 (.411)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 4-14 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-17 (.529) 21-29 (.724)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 3

    2010-11 Season

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