Scores

Final

Norfolk State 75

(20-9, 11-3 MEAC)

Bethune-Cookman 72

(13-16, 9-5 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, February 25, 2012

    Moore Gymnasium, Daytona Beach, Florida

    1 2 T
    NORF 22 5375
    COOK 24 4872

    Top Performers

    Norfolk St: K. O'Quinn 20 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

    Bethune-Cookman: K. Dukes 16 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast

    Norfolk St. 75, Bethune-Cookman 72

    Associated Press

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Pendarvis Williams scored 22 points and Kyle O'Quinn had 20 as Norfolk State defeated Bethune-Cookman 75-72 on Saturday.

    O'Quinn broke a 61-61 tie, the 12th of the game, on a jumper with 3:59 remaining to give the Spartans the lead for good. Norfolk State made 10 of 12 free throw attempts the rest of the way. O'Quinn was 7 of 8 from the free-throw line and Williams made all six of his attempts for the game.

    Neither team led by more than seven points and there were 18 lead changes.

    Marcos Tamares added 16 points for the Spartans (19-8, 10-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who have won three of their past four.

    Kevin Dukes scored 16 points, Anthony Breeze added 12 Javoris Bryant 11, and Garrius Holloman had 10 points and 12 rebounds for the Wildcats (13-15, 9-4), who had a three-game regular-season winning streak against the Spartans snapped.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NORF
    COOK
    Points 75 72
    FG Made-Attempted 22-43 (.512) 25-50 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-16 (.438) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 24-32 (.750) 17-27 (.630)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 4

    2011-12 Season

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