Michael Murray had 16 points, 14 rebounds and five assists as Coppin State held off Bethune-Cookman 69-61 Thursday night in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Ricky Johnson scored 11 points, including a go-ahead free throw with 2 seconds remaining, as Bethune-Cookman averted disaster by holding on to beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 58-57 Monday night.
Garrius Holloman scored 22 points and Bethune-Cookman used a second-half surge to defeat Coppin State 88-80 Thursday night in a game that was delayed an hour because of a power outage during the first half.
The Valentine’s Day game between Bethune-Cookman and Maryland Eastern Shore that was suspended in February because of an in-game fight between the schools will be replayed on a neutral court.
Nine players were suspended Thursday by the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference following a Feb. 14 fight between the women’s teams of Maryland-Eastern Shore and Bethune-Cookman.
The NCAA and Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference officials are reviewing game film and witness statements about a Valentine’s Day fight that broke out during a women’s basketball game between Bethune-Cookman and Maryland-Eastern Shore.
A physical altercation between Bethune-Cookman and Maryland-Eastern Shore led officials to suspend the women’s basketball game with 16:22 left in the second half.
C.J. Reed scored 21 points to lead four Bethune-Cookman players in double figures as the Wildcats
defeated Maryland-Eastern Shore, 86-50, in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game Monday night.
Ameer Ali scored 14 points and Aric Brooks added 13 as Morgan State defeated Bethune-Cookman 65-57 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game on Monday night.
Tony Gallo scored all eight of his points in overtime to lead Coppin State past league-leading Bethune-Cookman 90-79 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game Saturday.
C.J. Reed and Garrius Holloman scored 15 points each as Bethune-Cookman defeated Maryland-Eastern Shore 71-64 on Monday to remain unbeaten in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play.