PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Troy Snyder scored 11 of his 22 points in overtime and Maryland-Eastern Shore held off Coppin State 64-62 in double overtime Monday.
UMES (2-20, 2-9 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed 55-51 in the first OT but Snyder hit a 3-pointer with 43 seconds left then hit 1 of 2 free throws 40 seconds later to force a second overtime.
The teams swapped buckets in the second OT but Snyder scored the Hawks' final seven points, including a jumper with 3 seconds left, to seal the win.
Olatunji Kosile grabbed 10 boards for UMES, which amassed a 44-38 rebounding advantage and outshot the Eagles 45 percent (27 of 60) to 35.8 percent (19 of 53).
Murray paced Coppin State (5-22, 2-10) with 20 points.
Authorities say former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling has been charged with carrying a concealed weapon and other crimes.
Point guard Jaylen Fisher, who reopened his recruitment after coaching changes at UNLV, has committed to TCU over a long list of schools.
Forward Kennedy Meeks, who has averaged 9.4 points and 6.5 rebounds at North Carolina, has pulled out of the NBA draft and will return to the Tar Heels.
|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|