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State basketball: Hampton crushes Morgan State, 93-65, in nationally televised MEAC game
State basketball: Hampton crushes Morgan State, 93-65, in nationally televised MEAC game

Brian Darden scored a career-high 23 points and visiting Hampton crushed Morgan State, 93-65, in a nationally televised conference game Monday. Darden hit a 3-pointer on the first possession of the game, made another two minutes later and a third to make it 13-10 just over five minutes in. Hampton (11-14, 7-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) then went on a 20-0 run to take control over the game, and the Pirates led 52-20 at the break. Morgan State made just three field goals after the five-minute mark in the first half. Morgan State made an 8-0 run midway through the second half , with all scoring by Rasean Simpson, that cut the deficit to 66-41, but Hampton turned...

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