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Towson suffers record 37th loss in row; Coppin, Mount win

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Robert Nwankwo had 17 points and 13 rebounds, but they weren't enough as Towson fell to host Georgia State, 57-42, at the GSU Sports Arena on Saturday.

The Panthers (13-4, 5-1 Colonial Athletic Association) held Towson, which has lost an NCAA Division I-record 37 straight games, to 25 percent (12-for-48) from the field.

Towson (0-18, 0-6) led 11-9 with 12:41 left in the first half before Georgia State went on a 21-3 run over 11 minutes to lead 30-14. The Tigers scored six of the final nine points of the half but trailed 33-20 at the break.

Towson opened the second half on an 11-6 run, pulling to 39-31. The Panthers scored the next seven points and kept the lead in double digits the rest of the way.

The double double for Nwankwo is his fifth of the season and 14th of his career.

Coppin State 83, Hampton 66: Antonio Williams scored 12 points and grabbed a career-high 21 rebounds and Logan Wiens tied his career high with 23 points to power the host Eagles (8-9, 3-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).

Coppin State shot 45.3 percent from the field and outscored the Pirates (6-11, 2-2) by 28-8 from the free-throw line for the Eagles' fourth win in the past five games.

Mount St. Mary's 64, Bryant 60: Josh Castellanos had four points in the final 58 seconds to lift the Mount (4-13, 2-4 Northeast Conference) over the visiting Bulldogs (2-15, 1-5).

After Alex Francis (16 points) pulled Bryant within 60-58, Castellanos made a jumper with 58 seconds left and two free throws with 33 seconds left to allow the Mount to pull away.

UMES 63, Delaware State 60, OT: Ronald Spencer had 17 points and the visiting Hawks (4-12, 1-2 MEAC) outscored the Hornets (4-10, 1-2) by 8-5 in overtime. UMES broke a four-game losing streak.

Army 75, Navy 62: The best the Midshipmen (3-14, 0-3 Patriot League) could do was tie the game three times. Navy's J.J. Avila had a game-high 21 points.

Bowie State 75, St. Augustine's 71: Jay Gavin scored 17 and the visiting Bulldogs (10-3, 2-2 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association) ended a two-game losing streak by beating the Falcons (8-6, 3-10).

Johns Hopkins 66, Haverford 57: George Bugarinovic led Hopkins (10-4, 6-1 Centennial Conference) in scoring for a second straight game with 22 points. Cam Baker had 22 points for the Fords (5-10, 3-5).

Frostburg State 85, St. Mary's 72: Maurice Williams scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds as the host Bobcats (8-9, 5-3 Capital Athletic Conference) beat the Seahawks (11-5, 5-2).

Washington College 78, Franklin & Marshall 74: Kevin Cunningham made two free throws with 6.3 seconds left to break a tie at 74 and lift the visiting Shoremen (9-6, 5-3 Centennial) over the Diplomats (14-1, 7-1).

Stevenson 66, Marymount 54: Brett Burrier had a game-high 22 points to lead the host Mustangs (4-11, 1-5 CAC) past the Saints (4-11, 1-6).

Susquehanna 77, Goucher 74: The host Gophers (3-12, 0-5 CAC) rallied in the second half but fell short. Marcus Cotton had a game-high 21 points for Goucher.

York 71, Salisbury 63: After 10 lead changes, the host Spartans (9-7, 2-5 CAC) took control late in the first half. Mike Maczko led the Sea Gulls (9-6, 2-5) with 18points and 10 rebounds.

Ursinus 63, McDaniel 51: Jon Ward scored 17 points and the host Bears (5-10, 4-4 Centennial) scored seven straight to seal the win. Louis Sarris-Grau led the Green Terror (4-10, 1-6) with 16 points.

Navy 58, Army 56: Jade Geif had back-to-back layups in the final 1:07 to lift the host Mids (9-8, 2-1 Patriot) over the Black Knights (8-10, 2-1).

Mount St. Mary's 66, Bryant 61: Rachel Mathews (11 points) scored the go-ahead basket with 43 seconds left for the Mount (7-9, 3-2 Northeast). Meredith Soper led the visiting Bulldogs (10-6, 3-2 NEC) with 18 points.

Hampton 76, Coppin State 50: Jeanine Manley and Crystal Whittington each scored 13 points, but the host Eagles (7-10, 2-2 MEAC) fell to the Pirates (12-3, 4-0).

Norfolk State 76, Morgan State 75: Rae Corbo (15 points) scored the game-winner in the paint with 24 seconds left for the visiting Spartans (8-8, 3-2 MEAC). Omara Parker had 19 points for the Bears (3-13, 0-3).

UMES 69, Delaware State 56: Amber Cook had 21 points to lead the Hawks (4-10, 2-1 MEAC) over the Hornets (3-13, 0-3).

St. Augustine's 72, Bowie State 60: The host Falcons (9-5, 4-0 CIAA) opened with a 6-0 run in the first half and Keianna Evans scored eight straight in the second to beat the Bulldogs (1-11, 1-4).

Goucher 59, Susquehanna 56, OT: The host Gophers (4-11, 1-4 CAC) outscored the Crusaders (4-12, 1-4) by 8-5 in overtime. Sharnel Huff had 15 points for Goucher.

Stevenson 52, Marymount 50: Pee-Jay Gunn and Daniella Poss each went 1-for-2 in the closing 11 seconds to lift the host Mustangs (6-8, 2-4 CAC) over the Saints (6-10, 3-4).

St. Mary's 72, Frostburg State 57: Raven Owens (Severn) scored a game-high 21 points to power the visiting Seahawks (6-10, 4-3 CAC) past the Bobcats (5-11, 3-5).

Ursinus 59, McDaniel 51: The host Bears (7-8, 6-4 Centennial) held the Green Terror (7-8, 4-7) to eight points over the first 15 minutes of the second half.

Haverford 41, Johns Hopkins 37: The host Fords (11-3, 7-3 Centennial) went on a 7-2 run over the final two minutes to beat the Blue Jays (12-2, 7-2).

Neumann 73, Notre Dame (Md.) 46: India Scott had a game-high 21 points, but the host Gators (0-13, 0-8 Colonial States Athletic Conference) fell to the Knights (7-8, 6-1), who led by as many as 31.

York 72, Salisbury 60: Nicole Sisco scored 19 points in a losing effort for the visiting Sea Gulls (7-6, 6-2 CAC). The Spartans (12-3, 6-1) led 34-28 at the half.

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