Murphy has 21 points as Norfolk State defeats Morgan State

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP)—Tony Murphy scored 21 points to lead Norfolk State to a 71-69 victory over Morgan State.

Murphy scored 16 of his points in the second half, when Norfolk State (6-8, 3-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) led by as many as 10 before Morgan State chipped away until tying the game on Boubacar Coly’s second free-throw shot with 9 seconds remaining.

Michael DeLoach scored the winning basket with 4 seconds to go.

Coly led Morgan State (7-8, 2-1) with 24 points and 12 rebounds. He was 12-of-13 at the free-throw line.

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 Morgan St.
B. Coly B. Coly
6-9,  24 Pts
12 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Norfolk St.
C. Lyons C. Lyons
7-14,  20 Pts
4 Rebs, 0 Assists

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