Scores

Final

Howard 70

(4-12, 1-1 MEAC)

Coppin State 60

(3-13, 0-1 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, January 5, 2013

    1 2 T
    HOW 31 3970
    COPP 25 3560

    Top Performers

    Howard: P. Okoroh 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl, 2 Blk

    Coppin State: T. Franklin 24 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Howard 70, Coppin St. 60

    Associated Press

    BALTIMORE -- Mike Phillips had 15 points and seven rebounds to lead Howard University to a 70-60 victory over Coppin State in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game on Saturday.

    Prince Okoroh had 13 points and eight rebounds, Samuel Frazier scored 13 and Brandon Ford 10 for the Bison (4-12, 1-1), who snapped a four-game losing streak with the victory.

    Troy Franklin led the Eagles (3-13, 0-1) with 24 points, and Michael Murray had 11. Coppin State has lost four in a row.

    The Bison shot 51.2 percent from the field (22 of 43) to the Eagles' 36.1 percent (22 of 61)

    Howard also held a 39-29 edge in rebounding and shot 24 of 31 from the foul line to Coppin State's 5 of 14.

    The Eagles stayed close by making 11 of 35 from 3-point range to the Bison's 2 of 4.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HOW
    COPP
    Points 70 60
    FG Made-Attempted 22-43 (.512) 22-61 (.361)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-4 (.500) 11-35 (.314)
    FT Made-Attempted 24-31 (.774) 5-14 (.357)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 15 0

    2012-13 Season

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