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.