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Coppin State men lose at Eastern Michigan, 87-64

Coppin State men lose at Eastern Michigan, 87-64

Senior forward Karrington Ward scored 23 points and blocked six shots, leading Eastern Michigan to an 87-64 victory over Coppin State on Tuesday night in Ypsilanti. Sophomore guard Raven Lee came off the bench to add 21 points, six rebounds, six steals and five assists for Eastern Michigan (10-2), which remained unbeaten at home. Junior guard Sterling Smith scored 14 points to lead Coppin State (1-11), which has lost seven in a row. Sophomore guard Christian Kessee and senior forward Arnold Fripp had 13 points apiece. Coppin State held an 8-4 lead five minutes into the game and extended its lead to 18-11 on a 3-pointer by Kessee with 11:20 to play in the opening period. That's when...