Scores

Final

Norfolk State 61

(12-20, 8-8 MEAC)

Hampton 85

(23-8, 11-5 MEAC)

    8:00 PM ET, March 11, 2011

    Lawrence Joel Coliseum, Winston-salem, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    NORF 33 2861
    HAMP 37 4885

    Top Performers

    Norfolk St: K. O'Quinn 19 Pts, 17 Reb, 6 Blk

    Hampton: K. Morgan II 30 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Hampton 85, Norfolk St. 61

    Associated Press

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Kwame Morgan scored 30 points to lead Hampton to an 85-61 victory over Norfolk State on Friday night and a spot in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament title game.

    Darrion Pellum added 18 points for the Pirates (23-8), who will face two-time defending tournament champion Morgan State (17-13) on Saturday.

    Hampton trailed 24-14 in the opening half but came back to take a 37-33 halftime lead. The Pirates continued to lead, 44-39, with less than 15 minutes to play and used a 20-5 run, capped by two free throws from Morgan, to pull ahead 64-44 with just over 6 minutes left.

    The Spartans (12-20) went 9:30 without a field goal in the second half, turning a seven-point hole into a 22-point deficit with 4:10 remaining

    Kyle O'Quinn scored 19 points and grabbed 17 rebounds for Norfolk State. Rob Hampton added 15 points, Brandon Wheeless had 11 and Tim Zephyr 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NORF
    HAMP
    Points 61 85
    FG Made-Attempted 21-55 (.382) 28-61 (.459)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-18 (.278) 8-16 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-22 (.636) 21-30 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 24

    2010-11 Season

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    Jan 15, 2011 @HAMP 63, NORF 56Recap
    Feb 12, 2011 HAMP 86, @NORF 72Recap
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