Murphy has 21 points as Norfolk State defeats Morgan State
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.