Scores

Final

Norfolk State 63

(8-10, 3-0 MEAC)

MD-E Shore 58

(0-13, 0-2 MEAC)

4:40 PM ET, January 12, 2013

William P Hytche Athletic Center, Princess Anne, Maryland

1 2 T
NORF 15 4863
UMES 22 3658

Top Performers

Norfolk State: P. Williams 12 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Maryland-Eastern Shore: K. Mays 27 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

Norfolk St. 63, Md.-Eastern Shore 58

Associated Press

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Malcolm Hawkins scored 14 points and Norfolk State overcame a slow start to beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 63-58 Saturday in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference matchup.

Pendarvis Williams scored 12 and Marese Phelps finished with 10 points for Norfolk State (8-10, 3-0).

Norfolk State shot just 17.2 percent (5 for 29) in the first half and trailed at halftime 22-15.

The Spartans improved in the second half, shooting 47.1 percent (16 for 34), including 7 of 12 from deep.

Norfolk State started the second half on a 23-10 run to take a 38-32 lead with 11:04 remaining.

After Maryland-Eastern Shore (0-13, 0-2) cut the lead to two, 56-54, with less than 2 minutes to play, the Hawks made just one field goal the rest of the way and the Spartans converted three baskets to seal the victory.

Kevin Mays finished with a double-double, leading the Hawks with 27 points and 10 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NORF
UMES
Points 63 58
FG Made-Attempted 21-63 (.333) 22-49 (.449)
3P Made-Attempted 9-24 (.375) 3-12 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 12-19 (.632) 11-25 (.440)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 9 7

2012-13 Season

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