Morgan State beats DePaul
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP)—Reggie Holmes scored 29 points to lead Morgan State to a 79-75 win over DePaul on Wednesday night.
Holmes scored 15 of the Bears’ final 16 points, including a 3-pointer with 1:10 left that gave Morgan State (4-6) its first lead of the second half.
Morgan State hit six free throws in the final 31.9 seconds to seal the win. Marquise Kately scored 16 points, Rogers Barnes added 13 and Jermaine Bolden had 12 for the Bears.
Dar Tucker scored 21 as DePaul (4-3) lost its third straight and first at home. Mac Koshwal scored 15 and Will Walker added 14 for the Blue Demons, who led 44-37 at the half.
DePaul’s field-goal shooting dropped to 30 percent in the second half from 44 percent before the break.