Coppin St. 66, N. Carolina A&T 56
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP)—Kelvin Green scored 15 points and Chad Yates had 10 points and 11 rebounds to lead Coppin State to a 66-56 win Saturday night over North Carolina A&T.
Sean Booker scored 19 points and Steven Koger added 11 for North Carolina A&T (2-21, Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 2-12).
Nicholas King added 14 points and Jimmy Boykin had 12 for the Eagles (14-12, 12-3), who held the Aggies without a point for the first 13:11 of the game.
Coppin State led 32-26 at the half, then kept the lead in double digits with foul shooting, hitting 15-of-19 free throws in the second half. The Aggies got within six, 62-56, on a Brian Faulcon layup with 47 seconds left. But King and Boykin each made a pair of free throws for the final score.