Scores

Final

Coppin State 71

(6-12, 3-2 MEAC)

Norfolk State 83

(11-8, 5-1 MEAC)

    8:00 PM ET, January 20, 2014

    Echols Hall, Norfolk, Virginia

    1 2 T
    COPP 36 3571
    NORF 45 3883

    Top Performers

    Coppin St: A. Armstrong 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast

    Norfolk St: M. Hawkins 22 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Norfolk State runs away from Coppin State 83-71

    Associated Press

    NORFOLK, Va. -- Malcolm Hawkins scored 22 points to lead Norfolk State over Coppin State 83-71 on Monday.

    The Spartans (11-8, 5-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) got 17 points from Pendarvis Williams, Rashid Gaston added 12 and Brandon Goode had 10 as the team shot 50 percent from the floor. They out-rebounded the Eagles 42-31.

    Coppin State (6-12, 3-2) was led by Andre Armstrong with 20 points. Sterling Smith had 13 and Taariq Cephas added 10 points.

    The Eagles led by one, 31-30, after a Smith layup with 4:54 left in the first half, but Norfolk closed on a 15-5 run -- highlighted by a Williams 3-pointer -- to lead 45-36 at the intermission.

    Norfolk scored the first 10 points of the second half to extend the lead to 19 and was never challenged down the stretch.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    COPP
    NORF
    Points 71 83
    FG Made-Attempted 23-59 (.390) 31-62 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-27 (.333) 6-19 (.316)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-21 (.762) 15-22 (.682)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 25 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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