Coppin State University
Tony Gallo scored 21 points and Coppin State held on to beat Hampton 73-70 Saturday night.
Kyle O’Quinn scored 24 points and grabbed 19 rebounds to lead Norfolk State over Coppin State 74-66 on Monday night.
Logan Wiens scored 23 points to lead four Coppin State players in double figures as the Eagles routed Hampton 83-66 Saturday in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game.
Michael Harper scored 25 points and Logan Wiens added 23, including going 5 of 6 on 3-pointers, for Coppin State in an easy 82-61 win over South Carolina State on Monday night.
Arnold Louis had 24 points and 17 rebounds, both career highs, and Savanah Sate defeated Coppin State 72-60 on Saturday.
Akeem Ellis scored 28 points and Coppin State won for the first time on the road in eight tries this season by defeating Howard 83-77 on Wednesday night.
In a bid to stay competitive with other universities, four of Maryland’s historic black colleges are suing the state.
San Jose State hit a school-record 16 3-pointers to beat Coppin State 81-66 on Thursday night at the Elgin Baylor Classic.
C.J. Aiken scored 20 points as Saint Joseph’s defeated Coppin State 81-72 Wednesday night, tying coach Phil Martelli for the most victories in school history.
Tony Gallo scored a career-high 27 points, including 17 in the second half, to lead Coppin State over Towson 71-57 on Wednesday night.
Coppin State head coach Ron Mitchell knew he would have his hands full with Meyers Leonard. In an attempt to slow the 7-foot-1 Illinois center, Mitchell and Coppin State turned to a zone-heavy defense, but the hot-shooting Illini handled it with ease in an 80-63 win over the Eagles on Sunday night.
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