Hampton 62 at Norfolk St. 70

Share the Score

Norfolk State beats Hampton 70-62
Saturday, Feb 11, 2012

NORFOLK, Va. (AP)—Chris McEachin scored a career-high 25 points and Kyle O’Quinn recorded 18 points and 18 rebounds as Norfolk State hung on to beat Hampton for the second time this season, 70-62, on Saturday night.

Norfolk State (18-8, 10-2 Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference) shot just 37.3 percent (22 of 59) from the field but made 44 percent (7 of 16) from deep and 19 of 23 from the free throw line.

Hampton (8-16, 4-7) tied the game 45-all in the second half before Norfolk State used a 12-2 run to take a 57-47 lead with 8:39 left. McEachin scored eight points during the run.

Wes Dunning cut the lead to six with 34 seconds left but the Pirates were held without a shot the rest of the way.

Christopher Tolson led Hampton with 16 and Dunning finished with eight points and five boards.

Norfolk dominated the boards 48-35 and forced 16 turnovers.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
David Bruce David Bruce
6-10,  13 Pts
8 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Norfolk St.
Chris McEachin Chris McEachin
8-16,  27 Pts
5 Rebs, 1 Assists

Team Stat Leaders


Conference Scoreboard

Saturday, Feb 11