PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Anton Dickerson came off the bench and scored 12 of his 17 points in the second half as Howard downed Maryland-Eastern Shore 49-45 Monday night in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action.
Howard (7-22, 4-11) trailed 35-23 with 10:50 left, but charged back with a 23-2 run, including a span of 4 minutes when Dickerson hit four 3-pointers. The Bison led 46-37 with 2:15 left.
Dickerson knocked down 6 of 10 from the field, including 5 of 8 3-point attempts, and also grabbed five rebounds. Tre Lee added 11 points on 7-of-8 free-throw shooting for the Bison, who snapped a four-game losing streak.
Maryland-Eastern Shore (2-22, 2-11) dropped its second straight and ninth in its past 10. Louis Bell and Dominique Cowell each had 14 points for the Hawks, with Cowell hitting 4 of 8 from 3-point range and Bell draining 3 of 6.
The Bison held a 38-27 rebounding edge.
Mike Krzyzewski says he has good reason to be excited for next season thanks to a combination of Duke's incoming freshmen and a core of experienced upperclassmen.
Georgia guard Juwan Parker has been awarded a medical redshirt, leaving him with two years of eligibility, after missing the 2015-16 season with a partially torn Achilles tendon.
Forward Trevon Bluiett has withdrawn from consideration from the NBA draft and will return to Xavier for his junior season.
|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|