Joshua Treadwell scored 18 points and Chas Brown had a late go-ahead dunk to help Coppin State to a 76-73 win over host Bethune-Cookman on Monday night.

Coppin State (3-15, 2-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) got 10 points from Keith Shivers and shot 53 percent from the field, hitting 27 of 51. Tre' Thomas and Dejuan Clayton added nine points each.


The Eagles have won three of six after opening the season with 12 straight losses.

Bethune-Cookman (3-13, 0-3) trailed by five at the break but took a 57-56 lead midway through the second half with Brandon Tabbs' 3-pointer. The lead changed hands twice more before Brown's go-ahead dunk to put Coppin State back on top for good, 72-71, with less than two minutes to play and hung on from there.

Tabb finished with 23 points to lead Bethune-Cookman, which has lost six straight. Quinton Forrest added 20 points on 9-for-11 shooting and Reggie Baker had 16 points for the Wildcats.

UMES 99, North Carolina A&T 88: Ryan Andino made nine 3-pointers and scored a career-high 31 points, Bakari Copeland added 26 points and the visiting Hawks handed the Aggies their 15th straight loss.

Andino, who averages 13.7 points per game, and Copeland were each 10-for-14 from the field. Andino only missed four of his 13 3-point attempts and UMES was 16 of 27 (59.3 percent) from 3-point range.

Logan McIntosh added nine points and 11 assists for the Hawks (4-12, 1-0 MEAC).

UMES had a 54-39 lead at halftime after shooting 66 percent from the field and 59 percent from long range. The Aggies cut it to 11 points midway through the second half but the Hawks scored the next seven, including a 3-pointer by Andino.

Eliel Gonzalez led North Carolina A&T (1-15, 0-3) with 21 points and Sam Hunt added 19.


UMES 60, North Carolina A&T 57: Alexus Hicks scored a game-high 15 points and shot 4-for-6 from 3-point range to lead the visiting Hawks (7-5, 1-0 MEAC) over the Aggies (5-11, 1-2).

Despite shooting 33 percent (18-for-54) from the field, UMES hit 10 3-pointers to help end a two-game losing streak.

Hicks replaced starter Ciani Byrom, who was forced out of the game in the third quarter with an apparent knee injury. Byrom, who finished with nine points, is the team's leading scorer with 14.6 points per game.

Bethune-Cookman 71, Coppin State 52: Keena Samuels scored a game-high 27 points, but the visiting Eagles (2-3, 2-1 MEAC) fell to the Wildcats (7-8, 3-0).

Ashanti Hunt scored 18 points to lead Bethune-Cookman, which held Coppin State to 27.9 percent (19-for-68) from the field.


Florida A&M 51, Morgan State 48: Cedricka Sweeting scored 12 points and the host Rattlers (3-12, 1-2 MEAC) held off the Bears (2-14, 0-3).

Florida A&M used a 6-0 run to take its first lead of the game, 44-43, with 5:19 to play, and outscored Morgan State 7-5 down the stretch for its first MEAC win of the season.

Tykyrah Williams led Morgan State with 12 points and seven rebounds, with Jihayah Chavis adding nine points.

Central Connecticut State 68, Mount St. Mary's 58: Kiana Patterson scored 20 points to lead the host Blue Devils (4-10, 3-0 Northeast Conference) over the Mountaineers (3-11, 1-2).

Caroline Hummell had 13 points for Mount St. Mary's.

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