Maui Invitational - Coppin State vs Texas Recap - Texas Wins 69-46
The battle between Texas and Coppin State didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Coppin State was handed a 69-46 defeat on Monday at Frank Erwin Center.
Texas got 25 points from Sheldon McClellan and another 10 points from Ioannis Papapetrou. Javan Felix contributed 9 assists, while Ioannis Papapetrou cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Coppin State got a 15-point performance from Patrick Cole, who was supported by 14 points from Troy Franklin. Taariq Cephas had 2 assists in a losing cause for Coppin State, while Michael Murray grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Texas were victorious, as the score was 33-19 at the break.
Texas had a 50-25 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.