Scores

Final

Morgan State 73

(10-7, 3-0 MEAC)

Hampton 63

(4-11, 1-2 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 11, 2010

    Convocation Center (VA), Norfolk, Virginia

    1 2 T
    MORG 32 4173
    HAMP 38 2563

    Top Performers

    Morgan St: K. Thompson 11 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast

    Hampton: M. Freeman 12 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Morgan St. 73, Hampton 63

    Associated Press

    HAMPTON, Va. -- Reggie Holmes scored 16 points and Morgan State defeated Hampton 73-63 on Monday night.

    Holmes, the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference's leading scorer (23.6 points per game) was 4 of 18 from the field, including 3 of 9 from 3-point range.

    The Bears (10-7, 3-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) led 57-56 with 7:47 left to play before going on a 12-2 run. Sean Thomas capped the spurt on two free throws for a 69-58 lead with 4 minutes to go.

    Troy Smith and Kevin Thompson scored 11 points each, and DeWayne Jackson added 10 for Morgan State.

    Smith had 10 points in the first half for the Bears.

    The Pirates (4-11, 1-2) trailed 29-28 with 5:57 left in the first half, but went on a 10-3 run to lead 38-32 at halftime.

    Charles Funches scored 17 points for Hampton, Darrion Pellum had 13 and Vincent Simpson and Michael Freeman added 12 each.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MORG
    HAMP
    Points 73 63
    FG Made-Attempted 25-63 (.397) 24-49 (.490)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 5-14 (.357)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-22 (.727) 10-19 (.526)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 7

    2009-10 Season

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