Walter Foster scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, both career highs, to help Towson beat visiting Elon, 57-53, on Monday in the first meeting between the schools.

A 3-pointer by Tanner Samson gave Elon (9-6, 1-1 Colonial Athletic Association) its first lead of the game, 38-36, with 13:16 to play.


A jumper and three-point play by Mike Morsell sparked an 8-0 run that gave Towson (8-7, 1-1) a 44-38 lead three minutes later, and the Tigers led the rest of the way.

Ryan Winters pulled the Phoenix within two, 48-46, with four minutes left, but they would get no closer. Elon made just two of eight field goals, and Towson made seven of 10 free throws, from there.

Elijah Bryant led Elon with 12 points and Samson finished with 11, but made just two of 13 field goals, including one of 11 from 3-point range.

A.J. Astroth added 10 points for Towson.

Mount St. Mary's 85, Wagner 83, 2OT: Twenty-six points and 12 rebounds from the Mountaineers' Gregory Graves were not enough for the visiting Mountaineers.

The Seahawks' Marcus Burton, who scored a game-high 38 points, hit a pair of free throws with 18 seconds left to give the team an 85-83 lead. The Mount inbounded the ball and worked it to Byron Ashe on the right wing. Ashe's 3-point attempt was off the mark, but Graves was able to corral the rebound. His last-second shot was blocked by Stedman Allen, allowing Wagner (3-10, 1-1) to escape with the win.

The Mount (4-9, 0-2 Northeastern Conference) had tied the game at 83 when Charles Glover hit one of two free throws with 37 seconds remaining.

Bowie State 77, Winston-Salem State: The Bulldogs took advantage of the Rams' poor shooting night to improve to 11-4 overall and 3-0 in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association.

Winston-Salem State, which shot 27.8 percent overall, is 7-4, 0-2.


Bowie State 77, Winston-Salem State 72, OT: Junior Ty-Nita Baker scored 19 points and senior Donia Naylor added 18 points to lead the Bulldogs to victory.

Taylar Wells powered the Rams with 16 points, and Kesheria McNeil finished with 14.

Bowie State improved to 6-6, 1-2 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, while Winston-Salem State fell to 4-8, 0-2.

Coppin State 58, Norfolk State 56: Junior guard Jordan Swails scored seven of her 16 points in the final five minutes of regulation to carry the Eagles to a win in their Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener.


Swails also had seven rebounds, three steals and a block, while Genesis Lucas had 12 points and four steals. Her free throws with 56 seconds left provided the winning margin for the Eagles (2-10, 1-0).

The Spartans dropped to 2-11, 1-1.

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