Latest Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference men's basketball News

Carter lifts Norfolk St. past Delaware St. 83-79 in OT

Jan. 17, 2021 8:13 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Devante Carter scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Norfolk State to an 83-79 overtime win over Delaware State on Sunday. Carter, the Spartans’ leading scorer, struggled from the floor shooting 3 for 18. Joe Bryant Jr. had 19 points, seven rebounds and six assists for...

Tarke's double-double lead Coppin St. over Morgan St. 89-79

Jan. 17, 2021 5:32 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Anthony Tarke scored 21 points with 12 rebounds as Coppin State snapped its eight-game road losing streak, beating cross-town rival Morgan State 89-79 on Sunday. Tarke added six assists, five steals and three blocked shots. He broke past 1,000 career points early in the second half. Koby...

Howard leads UIC past Robert Morris 66-62 in OT

Jan. 16, 2021 9:27 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Rob Howard scored 18 points as Illinois-Chicago narrowly beat Robert Morris 66-62 in overtime on Saturday. Maurice Commander and Teyvion Kirk added 15 points each for the Flames. Commander also had eight rebounds, while Kirk posted eight rebounds. Illinois-Chicago (7-4, 4-2 Horizon League)...

Cleveland lifts NC A&T past Carver College 112-46

Jan. 16, 2021 8:09 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Fred Cleveland Jr. came off the bench to score 17 points to lead North Carolina A&T to a 112-46 win over Carver College on Saturday. Darus Maddox had 16 points for North Carolina A&T (6-9). Kwe Parker added 11 points. Kenyon Duling had 11 points. It was the first time this...

Jenkins carries Norfolk State past Delaware State 87-76

Jan. 16, 2021 8:05 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Tyrese Jenkins had a career-high 21 points as Norfolk State topped Delaware State 87-76 on Saturday. Jenkins hit 5 of 6 3-pointers. Devante Carter had 15 points and eight assists for Norfolk State (7-4, 2-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Joe Bryant Jr. added 15 points. Chris Ford had...

Ware, Baxter lift Morgan St. past Coppin St. 92-72

Jan. 16, 2021 5:36 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — De’Torrion Ware had 29 points as Morgan State rolled past Coppin State 92-72 on Saturday. Troy Baxter added 22 points for the Bears, while Malik Miller chipped in 21. Baxter also had 12 rebounds and six blocks, while Miller posted 12 rebounds. Lagio Grantsaan had 10 points for...

Notre Dame forward Juwan Durham (11) drives to the basket against North Carolina forward Armando Bacot (5) and guard Leaky Black (1) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

The Latest: Memphis women's basketball cancels another game

Jan. 16, 2021 4:14 PM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The Memphis women’s basketball game against USF scheduled for Sunday has been canceled. The Tigers have elected not to compete due to health and safety concerns. It's the sixth game this season the team has been affected...

Warren lifts Hampton past South Carolina Upstate 84-74

Jan. 15, 2021 10:44 PM EST

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Davion Warren had 27 points as Hampton defeated South Carolina Upstate 84-74 on Friday night. Warren made 8 of 10 foul shots. He added eight rebounds. Russell Dean had 18 points, seven rebounds and six assists for Hampton (7-8, 6-4 Big South Conference). Chris Shelton added 16...

Warren lifts Hampton over South Carolina Upstate 69-68

Jan. 14, 2021 9:08 PM EST

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Davion Warren had a career-high 34 points as Hampton narrowly beat South Carolina Upstate 69-68 on Thursday night. Warren made two free throws with six seconds left for a four-point lead before Dalvin White capped it with his sixth 3-pointer of the game. Chris Shelton had 13 points...

Norfolk State routs North Carolina Wesleyan 80-58

Jan. 13, 2021 7:09 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — J.J. Matthews registered 18 points and eight rebounds as Norfolk State rolled past North Carolina Wesleyan 80-58 on Wednesday. Kyonze Chavis had 14 points for Norfolk State (6-4). Jalen Hawkins added 10 points. The Spartans forced a season-high 25 turnovers. Damon McDowell had 12 points...