NORFOLK, Va. -- Justin Black scored a career-high 30 points and third-seeded Morgan State rolled by No. 7 seed Coppin State 79-64 Friday to reach the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference title game.
Morgan State (15-15) will face top-seeded North Carolina Central (27-5) in the championship on Saturday. The Bears will be in the MEAC title game for the sixth time in the past eight years.
Morgan State took an early 17-7 lead en route to a 47-28 halftime advantage, and continued to roll in the second half.
Black made 10 of 16 from the field, including 4 of 9 from long range. Morgan State shot 47.1 percent from the floor.