Coppin State Defeats UMBC 91-71 - Recap
|Coppin State Defeats UMBC 91-71 - Recap|
Coppin State cruised to victory on Wednesday, running UMBC out of the gym and running up a 91-71 score at Physical Education Complex.
Coppin State got 21 points from Michael Murray and another 18 points from Taariq Cephas. Taariq Cephas contributed 8 assists, while Brandon St. Louis cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
UMBC got a 16-point performance from Rodney Elliott, who was supported by 12 points from Quentin Jones. Rodney Elliott had 6 assists in a losing cause for UMBC, while Devarick Houston grabbed 6 rebounds.
Coppin State led at halftime, 43-32.
The rebound battle favored Coppin State as they grabbed 38 boards, while UMBC only had 37.