Coppin St. beats Winston-Salem 68-58
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)—Michael Harper scored 16 points to lead Coppin State in a 68-58 win over Winston-Salem State on Monday night.
Chuka Iloegbu and Tywain McKee added 13 points apiece for the Eagles (8-16), who are 3-0 all-time against Winston-Salem State.
The Rams (6-16) were led by Brian Fisher, who scored 17 points. Jamal Durham notched a double-double, scoring 14 and grabbing 10 boards.
The teams were tied at 25 going into the break, but the Eagles went on an 11-2 run midway through the second half that put them ahead 54-42, and they eased to victory from that point.
The Eagles shot 52.4 percent from the field (22 of 42) in the game compared to just a 34.5 mark (20 of 58) for the Rams.
Coppin State has won five of its last six games, while the Rams have lost eight of their last 10.