8:00 PM ET, March 15, 2008
PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina
Last-second shot lifts Coppin St. to first MEAC title, NCAA tourney berth since '97
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Tywain McKee heard his Coppin State teammates urging him to take command. Because he listened to them, the resurgent Eagles are back in the NCAA tournament -- and looking for yet another huge upset on the sport's grandest stage.
Not All Is Lost
Coppin State lost more than they won this season, but it's still going dancing. The Eagles' 20 losses are the most to the make the NCAA tourney ever.
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||24-57 (.421)||22-46 (.478)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-15 (.400)||4-14 (.286)|
|FT Made-Attempted||8-12 (.667)||12-21 (.571)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||18 (0/0)||18 (0/0)|