Goode finished with 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Spartans (10-10, 5-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who have won four straight games. Rob Johnson scored 11 points and Pendarvis Williams added 10.
Norfolk State trailed 30-29 when Coppin State's Zachary Burnham scored on a layup with 15:41 left to play. But the Spartans regained the lead, pulling ahead by as many as 16 points.
Coppin State cut the deficit to five points with 34 seconds left, but did not pull closer the rest of the way.
Andre Armstrong scored 22 points for the Eagles (4-15, 1-3), who have lost six of their last seven games. Michael Murray finished with 17 points and nine rebounds, and Taariq Cephas had 14 points and six assists with eight turnovers.
Mississippi State freshman guard Malik Newman will withdraw from the NBA draft, but sources told ESPN he might explore other opportunities besides returning to Mississippi State.
Seton Hall sophomore Isaiah Whitehead will stay in the NBA draft and not return for his junior season.
Washington State's trio of Josh Hawkinson, Conor Clifford and Ike Iroegbu have withdrawn from the NBA draft and will play their senior season with the Cougars.
|South Carolina State||12-4||1||19-15|
|North Carolina Central||7-9||6||13-19|
|North Carolina A&T||7-9||6||10-22|