Florida A&M vs Hampton Wrap - Hampton Wins 77-68
Hampton got 18 points from Ramon Mercado en route to a 77-68 victory over Florida A&M on Saturday at Hampton Convocation Center.
Deron Powers had 16 points for Hampton and Dwight Meikle chipped in with 16 points. Deron Powers had 4 assists for them, while Emmanuel Okoroba was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Florida A&M got a 22-point performance from Markee Teal, who was supported by 20 points from Jamie Adams. Reggie Lewis had 3 assists in a losing cause for Florida A&M, while Markee Teal grabbed 11 rebounds.
Hampton hit the break leading 30-23 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Florida A&M as they grabbed 44 boards, while Hampton only had 41.