Black leads Morgan State past Florida A&M 78-67Thursday, Mar 7, 2013
BALTIMORE (AP)—Justin Black had 20 points and eight rebounds, and Morgan State watched a 20-point second-half lead shrink five before holding off Florida A&M 78-67 in the Mid-Eastern Conference regular-season finale for both teams Thursday night.
Dewayne Jackson had 15 points to become the school’s No. 6 all-time scorer with 1,537 career points.
Leading 41-30 at halftime, Morgan State opened the second half with an 18-7 run for a 58-38 advantage on Duncan’s layup.
Florida A&M closed to 70-65, but Black scored five points down the stretch to secure the victory.