Taariq Cephas scored 18 points — including the go-ahead 3-pointer in the final seconds — and Coppin State edged in front of South Carolina State 77-74 on Saturday afternoon.
Taariq Cephas made two free throws with 24 seconds remaining and Brandon St. Louis stole the ball in the final second to secure a 54-53 victory for Coppin State over Delaware State Monday night.
Malcolm Hawkins scored 22 points to lead Norfolk State over Coppin State 83-71 on Monday.
Michael Murray scored 21 points and Taariq Cephas added 18 with eight assists as Coppin State defeated UMBC 91-71 Wednesday night.
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.
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.