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College hoops roundup: Morgan State edges Norfolk state to begin MEAC slate

College hoops roundup: Morgan State edges Norfolk state to begin MEAC slate

Kyle Thomas hit the game-winning shot with 30 seconds left and Phillip Carr had a career-high 29 points with 12 rebounds as Morgan State beat visiting Norfolk State, 58-56.

The Bears improved to 4-10, 1-0 MEAC; the Spartans dropped to 3-12, 0-1.

Morgan State led 54-51 with 2:58 left, but a 3-pointer by Zaynah Robinson followed by a layup for Norfolk State gave the Spartans a 56-55 lead with 43 seconds remaining. After a Spartans timeout, Thomas took a pass from Martez Cameron and hit a jumper to reclaim the lead for the Bears, this time for good. A free throw by Carr with one second left finished the scoring.

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