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HBCU Round-UP: MEAC Basketball Recap

Men’s Basketball Recap: February 18
Courtesy MEAC Media Relations

Saturday’s MEAC Men’s Basketball Games
South Carolina State 84, Coppin State 79
Morgan State 83, Savannah State 75
N.C. Central 82, Md. Eastern Shore 69
Norfolk State 77, Florida A&M 65
Bethune-Cookman 62, Hampton 61

South Carolina State 84, Coppin State 79 

ORANGEBURG, S.C. – Five Bulldogs scored in double-figures with senior guard Eric Eaves leading the way with a team-high 18 points to lead South Carolina State to an 84-79 victory over Coppin State Saturday at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center.

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Morgan State 83, Savannah State 75 

BALTIMORE – Tiwian Kendley scored 25 points and Morgan State snapped a three-game slide, edging Savannah State 83-75 on Saturday.

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N.C. Central 82, Md. Eastern Shore 69 

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – North Carolina Central University held on late and made its free throws down the stretch to get past Maryland Eastern Shore for its 11th consecutive win, 82-69 at the Hytche Athletic Center on Saturday, Feb. 18.

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Norfolk State 77, Florida A&M 65 

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Brandon Tabb scored 14 points as Bethune-Cookman held off Hampton 62-61 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game on Coach Cy Court in Historic Moore Gymnasium Saturday evening.

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Bethune-Cookman 62, Hampton 61

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Norfolk State men’s basketball team needed double overtime, but the Spartans outscored Florida A&M by 12 in the second extra session to defeat the Rattlers by a 77-65 margin on Saturdaynight at the Al Lawson Center.

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