Hampton beats Morgan St. 49-47
HAMPTON, Va. (AP)—Donte Harrison scored 18 points and Hampton held Morgan State without a field goal for the game’s final 3:51, sealing a 49-47 win on Monday night.
The Pirates hit three free throws in the final 16 seconds to seal the win.
Harrison, the only Hampton player in double figures, added five rebounds and two blocks for the Pirates (13-14, 6-7 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).
Marquise Kately recorded a double-double for the Bears (18-11, 11-3), scoring 12 points and pulling down 10 rebounds as the only Morgan State player in double figures.
The Bears, who had an eight-game winning streak snapped, still hold the top spot in the MEAC despite the loss.
The Pirates hit 3 of 9 shots from beyond the arc, while the Bears couldn’t sink any 3-pointers in seven attempts. Vincent Simpson was 2-for-4 from long range for the Pirates.