Scores

Final

MD-E Shore 66

(0-7, 0-1 MEAC)

Delaware State 76

(4-5, 1-0 MEAC)

    3:21 PM ET, December 1, 2012

    Memorial Hall, Dover, Delaware

    1 2 T
    UMES 23 4366
    DSU 32 4476

    Top Performers

    Maryland-Eastern Shore: K. Jones 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Delaware State: T. Tate 24 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Delaware St. 76, Md.-Eastern Shore 66

    Associated Press

    DOVER, Del. -- Tahj Tate netted 24 points as Delaware State snapped a five-game losing streak and beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 76-66 Saturday in each team's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener.

    Tate was 10-of-16 shooting, helping the Hornets (4-5, 1-0) shoot 50 percent (24 of 48) as a team. Casey Walker turned in 15 points on 5-of-11 shooting -- all from beyond the arc -- and Tyshawn Bell had 11 points, including a 5 of 6 showing from the foul line.

    Delaware State outrebounded the Hawks (0-7, 0-1) 37-26, led by Marques Oliver's eight.

    Kyree Jones led Maryland-Eastern Shore with 24 points on 6-of-11 shooting and made 9 of 10 from the free-throw line. Troy Snider had 15 points, a team-best eight rebounds and a game-high five steals.

    The Hawks shot just 38.6 percent (22 of 57) from the field.

    Delaware State had 10 blocks -- five each from Kendall Gray and Oliver.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UMES
    DSU
    Points 66 76
    FG Made-Attempted 22-57 (.386) 24-48 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 9-21 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-21 (.762) 19-23 (.826)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 14

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