Deloach leads Norfolk State to 59-44 victory over Howard
NORFOLK, Va. (AP)—Michael Deloach scored 16 points and Corey Lyons had 15 to lead Norfolk State to a 59-44 victory over Howard on Monday.
The score was tied twice early in the game, but a layup by Chidi Okoli gave the Spartans (10-10, 6-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) the lead for good six minutes in. The Spartans led 32-18 at the half.
Deloach went 8-of-12 from the field and had four rebounds and Lyons had nine rebounds for the Spartans.
Randy Hampton led the Bison (5-17, 2-6) with 13 points and Paul Kirkpatrick added nine points and six rebounds.
Norfolk State outshot Howard 37 percent to 35 percent and outrebounded the Bison 45-33.