Delaware St. 66, Norfolk St. 56
DOVER, Del. (AP)—Jahsha Bluntt scored a game-high 25 points, and Delaware state beat Norfolk State 66-56 Monday night.
The Hornets (10-9, 7-0 MEAC) turned the game around with a 11-0 run in the first half, and took the lead for good 15-12 on a three pointer by Roy Bright with 7:49.
The Hornets scored 26 points off turnovers and held their biggest lead (16) with 9:03 left in the game. The taller Spartans did manage to win the battle of the boards 38-27, led by Calvin Brown who finished with a game high nine rebounds.
Tynell Dunkley led Norfolk State (5-12, 5-2) with 17 points.