Scores

Final

Howard 70

(4-12, 1-1 MEAC)

Coppin State 60

(3-13, 0-1 MEAC)

4:00 PM ET, January 5, 2013

1 2 T
HOW 31 3970
COPP 25 3560

Top Performers

Howard: P. Okoroh 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl, 2 Blk

Coppin State: T. Franklin 24 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

Howard 70, Coppin St. 60

Associated Press

BALTIMORE -- Mike Phillips had 15 points and seven rebounds to lead Howard University to a 70-60 victory over Coppin State in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game on Saturday.

Prince Okoroh had 13 points and eight rebounds, Samuel Frazier scored 13 and Brandon Ford 10 for the Bison (4-12, 1-1), who snapped a four-game losing streak with the victory.

Troy Franklin led the Eagles (3-13, 0-1) with 24 points, and Michael Murray had 11. Coppin State has lost four in a row.

The Bison shot 51.2 percent from the field (22 of 43) to the Eagles' 36.1 percent (22 of 61)

Howard also held a 39-29 edge in rebounding and shot 24 of 31 from the foul line to Coppin State's 5 of 14.

The Eagles stayed close by making 11 of 35 from 3-point range to the Bison's 2 of 4.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HOW
COPP
Points 70 60
FG Made-Attempted 22-43 (.512) 22-61 (.361)
3P Made-Attempted 2-4 (.500) 11-35 (.314)
FT Made-Attempted 24-31 (.774) 5-14 (.357)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 15 0

2012-13 Season

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