Delaware St. 59, South Carolina St. 53
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP)—Roy Bright and Jasha Blunt each scored 12 points to lead Delaware State to a 59-53 win over South Carolina State on Wednesday night.
The Hornets (4-9, 1-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed by seven with just under nine minutes to go, but finished the game on a 25-12 run.
The Bulldogs (3-8, 1-1) cut their deficit to three points with 20 seconds to go, but Delaware State hit its free throws to seal the win.
The Hornets made 23 of their 26 foul shots, while South Carolina State made seven of its 10 free throws.
Darrin Shine added 10 points for Delaware State.
Travis Jones had 17 points, while Brian Mason added 15 points for the Bulldogs.