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Brian Darden scored 21 points and Reginald Johnson Jr. added 19 to lead Hampton past Appalachian State 82-61 Friday night.
Reginald Johnson scored 19 points and had four assists to lead Hampton to a 61-48 win over American University, earning coach Edward Joyner Jr. his 100th career victory Tuesday night.
Jimmy Gavin scored 26 points and Xavier Cooks added 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Winthrop held off a second-half comeback to beat Hampton, 102-95 in the season opener for both schools S
It's never too early to make predictions for the 2016 NCAA tournament. Which teams made Dickie V's field of 68?
Hampton came out of nowhere and secured the MEAC's NCAA tournament bid last season. The Pirates will look to do it again, this time as the league's frontrunner.
Bracketology: No. 16 seeds
- East: Hampton Pirates / Lehigh Mountain Hawks
- West: High Point Panthers
- South: Robert Morris Colonials / Texas Southern Tigers
- Midwest: North Florida Ospreys
It's been six years since the coaching carousel took a spin in 2009, a class that included John Calipari, Josh Pastner and Sean Miller. How have all 32 hires panned out?
Jeff Goodman predicts the 2016 field of 68, from the top seeds down to the No. 16 seeds.
Favorites closed out the round of 64 in the NCAA tournament on a run, but Thursday's slew of upset-minded underdogs still had Las Vegas sportsbooks smiling heading into the weekend.
Those expecting a historic level of domination didn't get it, but the top-seeded Wildcats took care of business by beating No. 16 seed Hampton.
No. 1 Kentucky rolled to a 79-56 win over 16th-seeded Hampton on Thursday night in its NCAA tournament opener.
Kentucky marches on
The Wildcats' quest for a perfect season continues, as they finish off a 79-56 win over 16-seed Hampton. Kentucky's stifling defense held the Pirates to 28.8 percent shooting. Box score
Kentucky in no danger
The Wildcats are holding Hampton to 25 percent shooting and lead by 32 points with under eight minutes remaining. Follow live
Kentucky nearly doubling-up Hampton
After a slow start, the Wildcats clamped down on defense and got their offense going and take a 21-point lead into the break in their quest to go 35-0. Follow live
Kentucky running away
Hampton was down by just 4, before Kentucky ripped off a 12-0 run. The Wildcats now lead by 16 with 4 minutes left in the first half. Follow live
Hampton not backing down
Sure, the Pirates are just 17-17, while Kentucky is a perfect 34-0, but the Wildcats are up by just 1 at the first media timeout. Kentucky is shooting 30 percent from the field early on. Follow live
Kentucky-Hampton by the numbers
- 98.5% of brackets on ESPN picked Kentucky
- ESPN's BPI gives the Wildcats a 99.9% chance to win
- Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook has Kentucky as a 34-point favorite
Hampton coach on Chievous' availability
Edward Joyner Jr. was asked about Quinton Chievous' (who sprained an ankle in the final minutes of the team's win over Manhattan on Tuesday) availability for Thursday's game against Kentucky: "He's a warrior. Anything short of death that he wouldn't play."
Dan Le Batard, his father and Bomani Jones cover Jim Boeheim's retirement plan, President Obama's tournament bracket, Hampton's chances against Kentucky and more.
Hampton is a huge longshot to win again
According to ESPN's Basketball Power Index, Hampton has a 0.04% chance of taking down No. 1 Kentucky. To put this number in perspective, 26 teams have at least a 0.04% chance to win the whole tournament (including 10-seed Ohio State and 11-seed Texas).
Hampton Pirates @ William & Mary Tribe
Kaplan Arena - Wed 11/25