wjz-13 all-news-99-1-wnew 1057-the-fan 1300logo2_67x35

Sports

Morgan State Shuts Down Md-Eastern Shore 88-72

View Comments
morgan state bears

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Justin Black scored 24 points, Ian Chiles 20 and Cedric Blossom 20 as Morgan State defeated Maryland-Eastern Shore 88-72 on Monday.

The Bears (10-13, 8-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) shot 59.6 percent despite going 2 of 14 from 3-point range. Chiles was 11 of 13 and Blossom 7 for 9. They also went 18 for 21 from the free throw line with Black perfect on nine.

Troy Snyder led the Hawks (4-19, 2-9) with 21 points and Luis Bell added 12.

With a 21-17 lead midway through the first half, Morgan State reeled off 19 straight points with Chiles and Blossom combining for the first 17. The Bears led 42-22 at the half as Chiles had 16 points.

Blossom grabbed 11 rebounds as the Bears had a 40-28 advantage on the boards. Chiles also blocked three shots.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,224 other followers