Michael Murray led all scorers with a career-high 28 points as Coppin State sealed a 73-54 victory over Delaware State on Saturday in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
Coppin State’s early season upset win at Oregon State earned the Eagles some notice. Coach Ron “Fang” Mitchell doesn’t necessarily think that’s a good thing.
Coppin State coach Ron “Fang” Mitchell isn’t afraid to put his team up against top competition. A game at No. 22 Michigan on Friday marked the 18th consecutive season his program has played a nationally-ranked team in its non-conference schedule.
Sterling Smith had 22 points, Taariq Cephas added 19 and Coppin State held a 30-point lead with only 3:09 remaining in a Monday night victory over Ohio Valley 96-79.
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.
Andre Armstrong scored 22 points to help Coppin State avenge a Feb. 18 double-overtime defeat, beating Maryland-Eastern Shore 63-60 Monday night.
Police are investigating a stabbing at Coppin State University.
Patrick Cole scored eight of his 14 points in the final 3:07 as Coppin State defeated Howard 63-56 Saturday to end a seven-game losing streak.
Troy Snyder scored 11 of his 22 points in overtime and Maryland-Eastern Shore held off Coppin State 64-62 in double overtime Monday.
Justin Black scored 23 points and dished out six assists to lead Morgan State to an 80-51 win over Coppin State on Saturday.
Deron Powers scored 14 points and Du’Vaughn Maxwell had 10 points with 12 rebounds to lead Hampton to its third consecutive victory, 59-53, over Coppin State on Monday night.
Emanuel Chapman dished out 13 assists Saturday to help North Carolina Central remain unbeaten in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play with an 84-75 victory over Coppin State.