Winston-Salem sinks Coppin State 55-42
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)—Paul Davis scored nine points and pulled down 10 rebounds, leading Winston-Salem past Coppin State 55-42 in cold shooting contest for both schools on Saturday.
The Rams (5-9) didn’t have a single player score in double figures and finished shooting 38 percent from the floor (19-for-50).
Kareem Brown scored 13 points and Vince Goldsberry added 10 for the Eagles (5-10), who shot just 26.5 percent (15-for-56).
The Rams led by 11 at halftime and held off the Eagles in the second half, outscoring them 25-23.
Winston Salem outrebounded Coppin State 47-31 and outshot the Eagles from the foul line 59.1 percent (13-for-22) to 57.1 percent (8-for-14).
The Rams have won back to back games for the first time this season, while the Eagles have lost six straight.
The teams play again in Baltimore on Feb. 15.