Scores

Final

Howard 48

(2-11, 1-3 MEAC)

Hampton 65

(4-7, 3-1 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 9, 2006

    Convocation Center (VA), Norfolk, Virginia

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    HOW 30 1848
    HAMP 30 3565

    Hampton 65, Howard 48

    HAMPTON, Va. (AP) -- Mid-Eastern Conference player of the week Jaz Cowan had 25 points and nine rebounds as Hampton beat Howard 65-48 Monday night.

    After going into halftime tied at 30 apiece, Hampton (4-7, 3-1) held Howard to 30 percent shooting in the second half and outscored the Bison 35-18. Howard didn't score a field goal for the final 5:13.

    The Pirates outrebounded Howard 40-27 and dominated in the paint, outscoring the Bison 40-12.

    Darek Mitchell was the only player to score in double digits for Howard (2-11, 1-3) with 14 points.

    Bruce Brown added 19 points and nine rebounds for Hampton.

    Cowan was named player of the week for averaging 21 points and 10.5 rebounds in wins over Bethune-Cookman and Maryland-Eastern Shore last week.

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