Delaware St. 53, Coppin St. 45

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DOVER, Del. (AP)—Jahsha Bluntt scored 23 points to lead Delaware State in a 53-45 win against Coppin State on Saturday.

The All-American candidate had six 3-pointers and shot 7-of-11 from the field for the Hornets (12-10, 9-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).

Tywain McKee led the Eagles (6-16, 4-6 MEAC) with 19 points.

The Eagles opened up a comfortable lead early in the first half, but the Hornets led at halftime 26-22 and stepped up their defense to take control in the second half.

In the last nine minutes, the Hornets went on an 11-3 run and Bluntt’s 3-pointer with 5:19 remaining gave them the lead for good.

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 Top Performers
 Coppin St.
T. McKee T. McKee
5-12,  19 Pts
4 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Delaware St.
J. Bluntt J. Bluntt
7-11,  23 Pts
5 Rebs, 2 Assists

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