MEAC Basketball tips off conference play this weekend

From meacsports.com: 2018-19 MEAC Men’s Basketball Statistics | 2018-19 MEAC Women’s Basketball StatisticsMEAC Men’s Basketball Notes | MEAC Women’s Basketball Notes With the New Year comes the start of league play in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC), with a full slate of action coming on Saturday and four more games on the docket for Monday as teams begin jockeying for position in the 2019 MEAC Basketball Tounament. On the men’s side, Howard went 6-8 in non-conference play, and the Bison’s resume’ to this point includes wins over UMass and American. Morgan State, North Carolina…

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Maryland Eastern Shore finishes 2018 off with win over Chestnut Hill College

From meacsports.com : Box Score PRINCESS ANNE, Md. — Maryland Eastern Shore got in the win column for the first time in over a month on New Year’s Eve, as the Hawks defeated Chestnut Hill College 68-62 inside the W. P. Hytche Athletic Center. The game served as the Hawks’ (2-13) final tune-up before conference play begins in the new calendar year. “I want to commend the guys and the coaching staff for the job they did,” head coach Clifford Reed said. “It’s difficult when you have been getting beat up like we have…

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N.C. Central Ladies’Basketball falls to Memphis 77-56

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Senior Rodneysha Martinscored a game-high 25 points and freshman Ashlyn Lockard provided a season-high 10 points for North Carolina Central University in a 77-56 non-conference road loss at University of Memphis on Saturday. The Tigers used a decisive 16-2 run to finish off the second quarter and then a 15-7 run to close the game to seal to improve to 5-7 overall. Martin made half of her field goals (7-14) and all but one free throw (10-11) to finish just two points shy of her career-high point total with 25 points.…

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December 30 MEAC Women’s Basketball Recap

From meacsports.com: Tulane 78, Florida A&M 34 CORAL GABLES, Fla. — Autumn Goram came off the bench to lead Florida A&M on Sunday, but the Lady Rattlers fell 78-34 to Tulane on the second day of the Miami Post-Holiday Tournament. Box Score | Recap Wake Forest 63, Norfolk State 61 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Norfolk State nearly erased a 20-point deficit and had a chance to send the game to overtime or to win it outright with the final shot of the contest, but the Spartans could not complete the comeback, falling 63-61 to…

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MEAC Weekly Women’s Basketball Honors

From meacsports.com: NORFOLK, Va., Dec. 26, 2018—Delaware State senior NaJai Pollardwas selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the conference office announced today. Bethune-Cookman’s Kiana Williams and Florida A&M’s Mya Moye shared Rookie of the Week honors, while Coppin State junior Chance Graham was named Defensive Player of the Week. Pollard (5-11, F, Sr., Richmond, Va.) had yet another monster game this past week, dropping a season-high 36 points and grabbing 10 rebounds in the Hornets’ heartbreaking loss at Robert Morris this past Tuesday. It was her third 30-point game of…

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MEAC Women’s Basketball December 15 Recap

From meacsports.com: Bethune-Cookman 76, North Florida 60Howard 89, FIU 62North Carolina Central 66, Wofford 59Niagara 71, Coppin State 69Cornell 94, Delaware State 59Michigan 70, Morgan State 47High Point 83, Norfolk State 51 Bethune-Cookman 76, North Florida 60 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Angel Golden became Bethune-Cookman’s 11th recorded 1,000-point scorer, and Kiana Williams posted 23 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists as the Lady Wildcats defeated North Florida 76-60 Saturday afternoon in Historic Moore Gym. Box Score | Recap Howard 89, FIU 62 MIAMI, Fla. — Sarah Edmond had 16 points and 10 assists, and Jayla…

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MEAC Men’s Basketball December 15 Recap

From meacsports.com: North Carolina A&T State 78, Tennessee State 76Pittsburgh 78, Maryland Eastern Shore 43South Carolina Upstate 88, South Carolina State 84Jacksonville 79, Bethune-Cookman 71 North Carolina A&T State 78, Tennessee State 76NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Kameron Langley’s layup with 25 seconds left pushed North Carolina A&T past Tennessee State 78-76 on Saturday. Box Score | Recap Pittsburgh 78, Maryland Eastern Shore 43 PITTSBURGH –  After three minutes had been played in Saturday’ game (Dec. 15), the University of Maryland Eastern Shore men’s basketball team held a 5-0 advantage over the University of Pittsburgh Panthers. The…

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North Carolina A&T defeats Alcorn State 24-22 to win Celebration Bowl

From meacsports.com: BOX SCORE ATLANTA, Ga. –  North Carolina A&T State quarterback Lamar Raynard passed for 292 yards and two scores to lift the Aggies to a 24-22 Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl win over Alcorn State of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Saturday before a crowd of 31,672 at Mercedes Benz Stadium and a national ABC television audience.  The Aggie win gave the MEAC a 3-1 advantage in the bowl season-opener which annually pits the MEAC champion against the winner of the SWAC. The victory also gave NC A&T back-to-back wins in the event and its third triumph in three appearances in the…

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December 8 MEAC Men’s Basketball Recap

Morgan State 74, Towson 69Howard 85, American 83North Carolina A&T State 92, Greensboro 67Appalachian State 82, North Carolina Central 73Jacksonville State 81, Delaware State 54Cal Poly 80, Bethune-Cookman 78 (OT) Morgan State 74, Towson 69 BALTIMORE, Md. – Trailing by 14 points in the first half, Morgan State appeared headed for a fifth straight loss to the Tigers since 2013. Box Score | Recap Howard 85, American 83 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Coach Kevin Nickelberry and the Howard University Men’s Basketball team held on to knock off crosstown rival American (AU), 85-83, inside Burr Gymnasium. Box Score | Recap North Carolina A&T State…

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November 3 MEAC Football Recap

Visit the MEAC Scoreboard Here | Watch again on ESPN3 Howard 31, Florida A&M 23 N.C. Central 52, Edward Waters 12 North Carolina A&T State 37, Norfolk State 20 Bethune-Cookman 30, Morgan State 28 Delaware State 25, Savannah State 6 Howard 31, Florida A&M 23 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Florida A&M’s first attempt at a share of the MEAC title and Celebration Bowl berth didn’t end well as they’ll have to wait and try again in two weeks after a 31-23 loss at Howard. Box Score | Recap N.C. Central 52, Edward Waters…

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