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State college basketball roundup: Coppin State men win in MEAC 1st round

State college basketball roundup: Coppin State men win in MEAC 1st round

Sterling Smith had 14 points, Daquan Brickhouse made two game-clinching free throws with two seconds left and ninth-seeded Coppin State beat eighth-seeded Bethune-Cookman, 64-60, Tuesday in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament in Norfolk, Va. The teams have met in the opening round each of the past three seasons — with Coppin State winning two straight. Coppin State will play top-seeded and defending conference champion North Carolina Central (24-6) in tonight's quarterfinal at 6. Women UMES 67, North Carolina Central 47: Te'Amber Burke came off the bench to score 15 of her 18 points in the first half and Moengarao Subritzky had 14 of...

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