Coppin State Edges Maryland-Eastern Shore 64-60
PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Antonio Williams scored 15 points and grabbed 15 rebounds as Coppin State defeated Maryland-Eastern Shore 64-60 Monday night.
Logan Wiens made two free throws with 3 seconds left to seal the game for the Eagles (14-14, 9-6 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
Tyler Hines’ tip-in with 1:20 remaining had brought the Hawks (7-21, 4-11) within two points, 62-60, but both teams missed shots on their next two possessions before Wiens’ free throws.
Maryland-Eastern Shore took a 34-27 halftime lead on Percy Woods’ 3-pointer with 14 seconds left. Woods led the Hawks with 18 points.
After 13 lead changes, Coppin State went ahead to stay, 48-47, with 10:27 left but the Hawks never trailed by more than five the rest of the way.
Wiens scored 11 points for Coppin State.
Hillary Haley had 15 points, Hines had 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Ronald Spencer had 17 rebounds for Maryland-Eastern Shore.
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