Scores

Final

Delaware State 68

(8-10, 3-1 MEAC)

Bethune-Cookman 52

(7-14, 2-4 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, January 26, 2013

    Moore Gym, Daytona Beach, Florida

    1 2 T
    DSU 33 3568
    COOK 17 3552

    Top Performers

    Delaware St: M. Oliver 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Bethune-Cookman: P. Scotland 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Delaware St. 68, Bethune-Cookman 52

    Associated Press

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Marques Oliver scored a career-high 24 points on 9-for-10 shooting to help Delaware State down Bethune-Cookman 68-52 in a Mid-Eastern Conference game Saturday.

    Miles Bowman scored 11 points and Albert Thomas added a career-high 10 assists for Delaware State (8-10, 3-1).

    Ahead 9-7 at the 9:01 mark, Delaware State closed out the period with a 24-10 run to take a 33-17 lead into halftime. Oliver scored 16 points in the period.

    Bethune-Cookman (7-14, 2-4) got as close as 37-27 on Paul Scotland's 3-pointer with 16:56 left in the second half, but Delaware State answered using a 21-11 run to take a 58-38 lead, capped by Tyshawn Bell's layup with 6:27 remaining.

    The Hornets shot 57.8 percent (26 of 45) for the game while holding the Wildcats to 27.1 percent (13 of 48).

    Scotland and Adrien Coleman led the Wildcats with 13 points apiece.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DSU
    COOK
    Points 68 52
    FG Made-Attempted 26-45 (.578) 13-48 (.271)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 5-18 (.278)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-15 (.800) 21-31 (.677)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 23 2

    2012-13 Season

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