Scores

Final

S Carolina St 47

(9-21, 5-11 MEAC)

Savannah State 61

(13-18, 10-6 MEAC)

    9:00 PM ET, March 10, 2014

    Norfolk Scope Arena, Norfolk, Virginia

    1 2 T
    SCST 24 2347
    SAV 28 3361

    Top Performers

    South Carolina St: J. White 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Savannah St: T. Hall 14 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Savannah State shuts down S. Carolina State 61-47

    Associated Press

    NORFOLK, Va. -- Alante Fenner scored 15 points and Terel Hall had 14 as fifth-seeded Savannah State beat 12th seed South Carolina State 64-47 on Monday in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

    Jeremiah Hill added 10 points for Savannah State (11-6), while Jyles Smith had eight points, five assists and 13 rebounds.

    Savannah State led 28-24 at halftime and was up by just five with 7 minutes left. Then the Tigers made eight free throws during a 10-0 run to lead 50-35 with 2:56 left.

    South Carolina State (9-21) was led by Jalen White with 19 points and Matthew Hezekiah grabbed 11 rebounds. The Bulldogs hit just 14 of 53 shots (26.4 percent), made 15 of 25 free throws and were outrebounded 45-36.

    Savannah State will play No. 4 Norfolk State on Thursday in the quarterfinals.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SCST
    SAV
    Points 47 61
    FG Made-Attempted 14-53 (.264) 19-46 (.413)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-16 (.250) 4-14 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-25 (.600) 19-30 (.633)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Feb 22, 2014 SAV 75, @SCST 65Recap
    Mar 6, 2014 @SAV 69, SCST 50Recap
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