Scores

Final

Hampton 67

(5-13, 2-3 MEAC)

Norfolk State 74

(12-10, 7-0 MEAC)

6:00 PM ET, January 26, 2013

Echols Hall, Norfolk, Virginia

1 2 T
HAMP 39 2867
NORF 32 4274

Top Performers

Hampton: D. Powers 20 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast

Norfolk State: P. Williams 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Norfolk St. 74, Hampton 67

Associated Press

NORFOLK, Va. -- Pendarvis Williams scored 16 points to help Norfolk State defeat Hampton 74-67 Saturday night for its sixth straight win.

Williams hit 5 of 9 from the field and 5 of 6 at the foul line and also grabbed six rebounds. Rob Johnson added 13 points and Malcolm Hawkins 11 for the Spartans (12-10, 7-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).

Deron Powers scored 20 points and Du'Vaughn Maxwell added 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Pirates (5-13, 2-3). Ramon Mercado, who scored a career-high 24 against Coppin State Monday, had nine points off the bench on 2-of-12 shooting.

Hampton led 39-32 at halftime, but Norfolk State opened the second half on a 9-2 run and tied it at 41 on Rashid Gaston's layup.

Williams scored six points during a 15-3 Spartan run for a 64-54 advantage with 5 minutes remaining.

The Spartans improved to 80-41 in the Battle of the Bay series.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HAMP
NORF
Points 67 74
FG Made-Attempted 25-58 (.431) 26-56 (.464)
3P Made-Attempted 4-20 (.200) 5-15 (.333)
FT Made-Attempted 13-21 (.619) 17-35 (.486)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 9 11

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
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