South Carolina State vs MD-Eastern Shore Final: 78-71 - Recap
South Carolina State got 16 points from Matthew Hezekiah en route to a 78-71 victory over MD-Eastern Shore on Wednesday at SHM Memorial Center.
Jalen White had 14 points for South Carolina State and Adama Adams chipped in with 14 points. Theron Stephens had 4 assists for them, while Matthew Hezekiah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
MD-Eastern Shore got a 23-point performance from Hakeem Baxter, who was supported by 20 points from Kyree Jones. Kyree Jones had 4 assists in a losing cause for MD-Eastern Shore, while Pina Guillaume grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed South Carolina State were victorious, as the score was 40-30 at the break.
South Carolina State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-28.