MEAC Tournament - Coppin State Falls 89-78 Against Bethune-Cookman - Game Recap
Adrien Coleman scored 28 points for Bethune-Cookman on Tuesday, leading them to an 89-78 victory over Coppin State at Norfolk Scope Arena.
Bethune-Cookman was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite.
Kevin Dukes had 22 points for Bethune-Cookman and Javoris Bryant chipped in with 19 points. Ricky Johnson had 8 assists for them, while Javoris Bryant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Coppin State got 27 points from Taariq Cephas in a losing cause and another 17 points from Andre Armstrong. Collin Johnson contributed 2 assists for them, while Michael Murray had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Coppin State were victorious, as the score was 33-32 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Bethune-Cookman as they grabbed 40 boards, while Coppin State only had 27.