Junior forward Jerrelle Benimon scored a game-high 20 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for his NCAA-leading 16th double
|double of the season as Towson evened its overall record at 12-12 with an 81-68 Colonial Athletic Association victory over UNC Wilmington (8-13, 3-6) at the Towson Center on Monday night. |
Senior guard Ray Willis scored 19 points to help North Carolina Central remain unbeaten in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference men's basketball Monday with a 69-61 victory over Morgan State at McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium in Durham, N.C.
Dylon Cormier and Erik Etherly scored their 1,000th career points within eight minutes of each other as visiting Loyola won for the fifth time in six games, beating Fairfield, 65-60, on Monday in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference men's basketball game in Bridgeport, Conn.
Senior guard Preston Blackman scored a career-high 41 points, leading Savannah State to a 78-70 double-overtime victory over host Morgan State in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference men's basketball game Monday.
Senior Leola Spotwood scored a team-high 19 points, but Saadia Doyle had 26 points and 15 rebounds, leading Howard to a 67-54 victory over host Coppin State in the Eagles' Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference women's basketball home opener Monday.
Kristijan Krajina scored 14 points and grabbed eight rebounds to pace the host Mount St. Mary's men's basketball team to a 58-55 win over UMBC on Saturday. The Mountaineers improved to 3-0 at home this season with the victory.
Tianna Hawkins had 20 points off 9-for-9 shooting from the field, and the No. 9 Maryland women's basketball team cruised to a 76-36 victory against Brown in the opening round of the Terrapin Classic on Friday.
Coppin State ended the 20-year drought Wednesday night by making some clutch shots in the closing seconds for a 64-61 victory over Towson. Coppin State's Michael Murray, who entered the game second in the nation with seven double-doubles, finished with 15 points and nine rebounds.
Leola Spotwood scored 10 points, but the host Virginia women's basketball team closed the game with a 12-2 run to defeat Coppin State, 54-44, on Tuesday.
Carl Jones had 15 points and C.J. Aiken and Langston Galloway added 14 each as Saint Joseph's came back to beat host Coppin State, 67-55, on Tuesday night in men's basketball.
With the game close in the second half, Navy freshman Kendall Knorr delivered, and he had a perfect night in the process.
Freshman guard Tilman Dunbar had 16 points and 11 assists, and the host Navy men's basketball team ended the game with a 25-7 run to pull away from visiting Binghamton, 75-52, on Wednesday at Alumni Hall.
Coppin State football, led by former Poly quarterback Antoine Goodson, will play for the National Club Football Association championship
In the days following last month's nationally televised announcement that Texas twins Andrew and Aaron Harrison had chosen Kentucky over Maryland, there was a lot of message board chatter about Mark Turgeon possibly losing out on other top recruits, including Roddy Peters of Suitland.
Holy Cross edged host Morgan State, 74-73, in men's basketball on Dave Dudzinski's 20 points and eight rebounds Sunday.
College basketball previews for Coppin State, Loyola, Morgan State, Mount St. Mary's, Navy, Towson, UMBC and UMES.
Towson will make more than a million dollars playing away games against national powerhouses in football and basketball
Eight players from the Baltimore area and 11 from Maryland DI schools were listed in Jeff Goodman's college basketball transfer list.