Coppin St. 80, Md.-Eastern Shore 65
BALTIMORE (AP)—Robert Pressey scored a team-high 16 points, and Coppin State defeated Maryland-Eastern Shore 80-65 Monday night.
Pressey was 7-of-9 from the floor, and the Eagles shot a season-best 59.6 percent from the floor, including 69.6 percent in the first half. Pressey also added a game-high nine rebounds and four blocked shots.
Tywain McKee contributed 14 points for Coppin State (10-18, 8-8 MEAC).
Coppin State improved to .500 in the MEAC for the first time since it defeated Bethune-Cookman on Jan. 3.
Ed Tyson, Antonio McMillion and Brown each scored 16 points for UMES (3-25, 0-16).