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State basketball roundup (Nov. 13): Morgan State men top South Florida, 63-53

State basketball roundup (Nov. 13): Morgan State men top South Florida, 63-53

LaPri McCray-Pace made three 3-pointers and scored 15 points and the Morgan State men's basketball team held off host South Florida, 63-53, on Monday night.

After dropping a 76-59 decision at Binghamton on Friday, the Bears flew to Tampa, Fla., and took charge early, building 32-26 advantage by halftime.

Phillip Carr and Martez Cameron each contributed 10 points and Tyjhai Byers had nine rebounds as Morgan State handed the Bulls their first loss after giving first-year head coach Brian Gregory a win in his debut when Stephan Jiggets hit a jumper with 12 seconds left to beat Florida Atlantic.

Morgan State hit 20 of 50 from the field (40 percent) and made five of 12 from...

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