LE FastCounter
get money for reading mail!

Click here to go back to Sentry homepage.
Click here to go to the MEAC-98 archives.
22 Sep
Washington, DC(OTW)-Howard (1-2) will play host to Texas Southern (2-1) this Saturday in Washington, D.C. in a SWAC-MEAC clash. Last year Texas Southern beat Howard 30-7 in Houston. Howard features explosive wide receiver Elijah Thurmond who has 25 catches for 420 yards and two touchdowns. Offensive linemen Mpumi Masimini and Levar Young are All-American candidates for the Bison.
TSU has two tough runningbacks in Waymond Steed and Ray Rubins. Steed is (44 carries, 233 yards, 3 TDs) is averaging over five yards per carry. Rubins (20 carries, 155 yards, 1 TD) is averaging over seven yards per rush.
Game time is set for 1 p.m. eastern at Greene Stadium on Howard's campus.
18 Sep
Dover, DE(OTW)-Rashaan Matthews,/B> threw for 134 yards and two touchdowns as Delaware State beat norfolk State 26-6 Saturday. The win snapped a 19-game Hornet losing streak dating back to October of 1997.
Maurice Foster rushed for 82 yards and a TD for the winners.
Cincinnati, OH(OTW)-Bobby Townsend threw three fourth quarter touchdowns, leading Howard to a 31-27 come-from-behind win over Bethune-Cookman Saturday/
Howard trailed 27-10 in the fourth quarter.
Towsend put the Bison ahead to stay with less than a minute in the game, when he threw a 35-yard TD strike to Eli Thurmond, who had 202 yards in receptions in the game.
BCC's Patell Troutman rushed for 131 yards and a TD in a losing effort.
Elsewhere, Tennessee State beat Florida A&M 42-25 in Atlanta, and the South Carolina State-Morgan State game was cancelled due to Hurricane Floyd.
15 Sep
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Greg Hammond, a transfer from Boston University, has quit the Coppin State Men's basketball team. Hammond is a senior.
At the same time CSC added two new men's hoopsters, Michael Poster and Pierre Denervaud.
Poster, 6-4, is a two-sport athlete from the North Dakota State College of Science, a two-year school. He played football and basketball there, averaging 10 points and seven rebounds per game on the court.
Denervaud, a 6-2 guard, is a former member of the Swiss under-21 national team. He played for the 1997-98 national championship team, averaging five points a game off the bench.
He is currently attending CSC on an honors scholarship.
11 Sep
Washington, DC(OTW)-Howard's Jermaine Hutchinson scored on a two-yard run late in the fourth quarter, only to have a game-tying extra point attempt blocked, giving Hampton a 28-27 win over the Bison.
Hutchinson had 152 yards and four TD runs in a losing effort.
Hampton's Montrell coley scored on a five-yard run in the fourth quarter, snapping a 21-21 tie.
Mike Jones had 92 yards rushing for Hampton.
Orangeburg, SC(OTW)-Chad Eady and Jermaine O'Neal rushed for two touchdowns each as South Carolina State edged Benedict 26-23 Saturday.
O'Neal ran for 187 yards in the game.
Benedict quarterback Royston Williams threw for a TD and ran for another in a losing cause.
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Jay Rogers ran for two first half touchdowns, and Pa'Tell Troutman had another first quarter run, as Bethune-Cookman held off Morgan State 28-25 Saturday.
Morgan State Willie McGirt threw for four touchdown passes, two to Anthony Collins (51, 17 yards) in a losing effort.
Dover, DE(OTW)-Steven Ferguson rushed for 192 yards as Elon scored early and often, and held off Delaware State 51-28 Saturday. The winners piled up 504 yards on the ground.
Delaware State's Rashawn Matthews threw three TD passes, two to Albert Horsey (58, 50 yards) in the game.
Delaware State has not won a game since 1997.
In other games Norfolk State lost to Florida A&M 56-7 and North Carolina A&T beat Winston-Salem State 20-7 on Saturday.
5 Sep
Eric Farmer scored on runs of one and 17 yards, and Darren Dawkins had field goals of 25 and 21 yards, as North Carolina A&T beat North Carolina Central in the Aggie-Eagle Classic.
4 Sep
Miami, FL(OTW)-Kenny Kelly threw a touchdwon pass to Sanatana Moss, keying a 40-point first half outburst, as Florida A&M was no match for for eighth-ranked Miami, losing 57-3.
Hampton, VA(OTW)-Montrell Coley rushed for 154 yards and one touchdown as Hampton blanked hapless Delaware State 21-0. Pirate Mike Jones had TD runs of three and 17 yards.
Orangeburg, SC(OTW)-Derek O'Neal rushed for 141 yards and one touchdown as South Carolina State edged Charelston southern 20-14 Saturday. The Bulldogs raced out to a 20-7 halftime lead.
Charleston southern had 119 yards in penalties in the game.
Norfolk, VA(OTW)-Angelo Todd had scoring runs of one and three yards as Norfolk State beat Virginia State 19-7 Saturday.
Williamsport, PA(OTW)-Four different players scored in the first half as Bucknell blasted Morgan State 37-10. LeMario Bradwell had a 42-yard TD-run for the winners.
Willie McGirt scored State's only TD on a one-yard run.
31 Aug
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Stephanie Ready has been named as an assistant men's basketball coach at Coppin State. According to the NCAA, Ready becomes only the second woman to serve on the bench of a Division One Men's staff. Bernadette Maddox, an assistant at Kentucky (and now the head women's basketball coach there) was the first to do it froom 1990-95 under Rick Pitino. Ready is 23-years-old.
Over a year ago Coppin State had come under scrutiny for Title IX violations.
24 Aug
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Carl Hicks is the head track/cross country coach at Coppin State. Hicks, 29, joined the track staff as a volunteer in 1993, becoming a full-time assistant in 1995. Hicks is a 1993 graduate of Maryland-Eastern Shore. He replaces Ernest Barrett, who accepted the head track position at Maryland-Eastern Shore.
In another non-conference game, Bethune-Cookman beat Savannah State 17-14.
1 July
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Jimmy Dubose has been named as assistant men's basketball coach at Coppin State. Dubose joins the Eagles staff after two years as head coach at Delaware State. A graduate of New York Tech (1980), Dubose replaces Eric Skeeters, now an assistant at Youngstown State.
2 June
Harold Featherstone, a right-handed pitcher from North Carolina A&T, was picked by the San Francisco Giants in the 1999 Amateur baseball draft. Featherstone was the 468th overall pick in the draft, and was chosen in the 15th round.
Howard's Aaron Warren was the taken in the 20th round (610th pick) by the Colorado Rockies. Warren is a shorstop.
29 May
Florida Atlantic Sends Bethune-Cookman Home
Info Provided by the NCAA Online
Junior left fielder Anthony Doudt went four-for-five with two home runs and a season-high five runs-batted-in to lead second-seeded Florida Atlantic (53-8) to a 12-0 win over fourth-seeded Bethune-Cookman (27-31) Saturday afternoon at the NCAA Regional in Coral Gables.
After a 1:19 rain delay, Bethune-Cookman took the loss and is eliminated from the 1999 NCAA Baseball championships.
Florida Atlantic, which recorded the first post season win in school history, scored in each of the first four innings including five runs in the top of the first. The Owls went on to recorded 10 or more runs for the 25th time this season. FAU starter Dan Jackson (10-2) pitched five innings allowing one hit while striking out seven in picking up his 10th win of the season. Junior Robert Santom relieved Jackson at the start of the sixth and pitched the final four innings striking out eight en route to his second save of the year. The shut out is the seventh of the season for the Owls pitching staff who also recorded their third two-hitter of the year. Bethune-Cookman starter Elgin Graham lasted just two thirds of an inning allowing five runs on five hits.
28 May
Esquivel's Three HRs Pace Miami Past Bethune-Cookman
Story Provided by The NCAA Online
- Junior third-baseman Lale Esquivel broke out of season ending slump with a three home run, seven RBI performance to lead top-seeded Miami (42-13) to a 15-9 win over Bethune-Cookman (27-30) in the opening round of the NCAA Baseball Regional in Coral Gables.
Esquivel, who was 5-for-26 over the final nine games of the season, recorded his first multiple home run game of the season and the first three home run game of his career. He is the fourth player in Miami history to hit three home runs in a game and the first to do so in post season competition. Esquivel also set UM post season records with 12 total bases and seven runs batted in.
Miami, which improves to 9-0 all-time against Bethune-Cookman, recorded 10 or more runs in a game for the 37th time in post season play.
Sophomore right hander Tom Farmer (2-1) pitched 4.2 innings of relief in picking up the win for Miami. Bethune-Cookman starter Mike Shirtcliffe (7-5) took the loss giving up 11 runs on seven hits in 3.2 innings.
The Wildcats were led offensively by right fielder Jeante Nunez who went 2-for-4, including a three-run home run in the top of the first, with four runs batted in and two runs scored.
Miami will face third-seeded Florida International, which defeated second-seeded Florida Atlantic 4-1 in the Regional opener, Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Bethune-Cookman will face Florida Atlantic in an elimination game at noon.
Bethune-Cookman will draw the University of Miami (FL) on Friday, May 28, 7 p.m. local time in NCAA Baseball Tournament play . Miami is the number one seed in the whole tournament. The weekend action will take place at the University of Miami. More later....
Florida A&M Eliminated By South Carolina
Gamecocks Allow Only Two Hits
From the Fresno State Office of Sports Information
May 21, 1999
Fresno, Calif.
- South Carolina bounced back from its upset yesterday and defeated Florida A & M 2-0, eliminating the Rattlerettes from NCAA Regional play.
South Carolina scored the only run it needed in the first inning and then added an insurance run in the fifth. Pitcher Megan Matthews gave up only two hits to Florida A & M, one a double to Kim Browning. South Carolina's Adrienne Genovese went 2-3 from the plate and drove in one run with Kim Pietro bringing in the other.
20 May
Fresno State Tops Florida A & M 5-0
FAMU One-Hit
May 20, 1999
Info courtesy of Fresno State Sports Information Office.
Fresno, Calif.
- Fresno State's Kristen Hunter pitched a one-hitter with 12 strikeouts as the Bulldogs defeated Florida A & M 5-0 in the final game of the first day of competition at the NCAA regional championships. Fresno State, the top seed at this regional, was the only higher seed to survive the day. The win was a special one for the Bulldogs and Margie Wright as Fresno State recorded its 1,000th program victory.
The Bulldogs pounded out nine hits with both Amanda Scott and Angela Cervantez going 2-4 with Cervantez knocking in three runs. The big inning for the Bulldogs was the third after they left two n base in the second. Becky Witt led off with a single to left and was advanced when Vanessa Czarnecki walked. Scott singled to left and Witt scored on the hit and error by the leftfielder. Czarnecki moved to third on the error and scored along with Scott when Cervantez tripled down the left field line.
Florida A & M 000 000 0 0 1 2
Fresno State 004 100 - 5 9 1
Jose Laureano, one of Florida A&M's starting quarterbacks during the 1998 football season, has lost an appeal before the NCAA to gain an extra year of eligibility. Laureano, who was dismissed from North Carolina State's football team in November of 1996 after being charged with assaulting two students, was trying to regain the year he lost (1997), while trying to clear up the charges.
1 May
Baltimore, MD(OTW)- Coppin State's Marty Kusick and Trisha Allen have been named male and female athletes of the year respectively. Kusick, a 125-pound wrestler, was 32-8 overall and 14-0 in dual competition this past season.
Allen, who played on the CSC women's basketball team, led the MEAC in free throw percentage (.761), and was eighth in scoring, averaging 14.6 points per game.
29 Apr
The Low Country Bulldog Classic
Reports Furnished by Carlton Green
Charleston, SC(OTW)-
The inaugural Lowcountry Bulldog Classic, a football game between South Carolina State University and The Citadel, will take place on October 2nd in Charleston, S.C. The schools agreed to a two-year contract with both games being played in The Citadel's Johnson Hagood Stadium. The two teams met one other time, right after Hurricane Hugo in 1989, with Citadel winning 31-20 in that contest.
Columbia, SC(OTW)-Two South Carolina State student-athletes are among some 300 nationally selected to participate in the third annual NCAA Foundation Leadership Conference set for May 31-June 4 at the Disney sports and resorts complex in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The athletes are April Wheeler (softball) and Nathan Cochran (football). Wheeler is a biology major and Cochran is a mathematics major. Both are SCSU Presidential Scholars and members of the MEAC All-Academic Team.
18 Apr
The 1999 NFL Draft
Antico Dalton-Linebacker-Hampton-sixth pick in sixth round to Minnesota
Scouting Report
Lettered in football, basketball and track and field in high school. Lettered at Hampton the past three years. Was a backup in 1996 and '97, then moved into the starting lineup in '98 and had 42 tackles, 16 for loss and 12 1/2 sacks.
Positives: Workout warrior. Very strong for his size in terms of weightroom numbers and has excellent straight-line speed. Started to come on as a football player in '98 and really improved. Shows some pass-rush ability. Was able to beat a lot of tackles at the Division I-AA level with quickness. Can get up the field and really rush the passer.
Negatives: Too small for an every-down defensive end and may not have the instincts for linebacker. Still has a long way to go. Has to learn how to come off blocks better and develop his techniques and moves.
Summary: A project who will be considered because he can run so well. Might fit in as a pass-rushing defensive end.
Information provided by Pro Football Weekly
8 Apr
Defense Stops Offense In Garnett and Blue Game
by Carlton Green
Orangeburg, SC-
In the annual South Carolina State Garnett and Blue Spring Game, the Bulldog defense dominated by outscoring the offesne 33-1.
The contest used a special scoring system to award the defense points (two points each for stopping the offense on three downs and out, turnovers, etc.)
Linebackers Justin Danner and Ezekiel Gamble led the charge for the defense. Danner had eight stops, four of them unassisted, while Gamble had five solo tackles and two assists. Defensive back Stephon Kelly returned a fumble 33 yards for a score.
The defense racked up eight points in the first quarter, and added nime more in the second stanza to lead 17-0 at the half.
Senior quarterback Craig James was the only Bulldog quarterback to complete a pass, as he connected on five of seven attempts for 118 yards, with all of the completions going to senior Johnny Loper with the longest being 41 yards.
Stanley Stephens led all rushers with 35 yards on six carries.
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-The Coppin State 4x200 relay team of Tenia Terry, Sceana Young, and Janee Ward set a school record of 1:41.73 on Mar 26 and 27 at the Raleigh Relays in Raleigh, North Carolina.
24 Mar
Orangeburg, SC(OTW)-South Carolina State and Benedict College will renew a 70-year-old football rivlary in 1999. The two teams will play Sept. 11 at Orangeburg, SC. The opportunity for State and Benedict became available after the Bulldogs granted Furman, the orignally scheduled opponent for Sept 11, a buyout of the contest so the Paladins could play North Carolina. The last time South Carolina State and Benedict played was in 1966. They first started playing in 1926. The Benedict-SCSU agreement is for one season, and includes a financial guarantee for the Tigers.
Report compiled by Carlton Green.
24 Mar
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Coppin State's Fred Warrick will participate in the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-Star Game, Friday, March 26, at the University of South Florida.
Warrick will play on the East team coached by the University of Kentucky's Tubby Smith.
24 Mar
1998-99 All-MEAC Basketball Teams..

Damian Woolfolk-guard Norfolk State.
Fred Warrick-guard-Coppin State.
Tarvis Williams-forward-Hampton.
Curtis King-forward-Morgan State.
Johnny McClenton-forward-Bethune-Cookman.
Kiesha Brooks-guard/forward-Coppin State.
Akita Heatly-guard-Florida A&M.
Malveata Johnson-North Carolina A&T.
Kristi Sheldon-forward-Maryland-Eastern Shore.
Taisha Thomas-Norfolk State.
Malveata Johnson is the MEAC Women's Player of the Year.
Jennie Hall of Coppin State is the Women's Coach of the Year.
8 Mar
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Coppin State's Marty Kusick has received an at-large invitation to the NCAA Wrestling Championships at Penn State, beginning on March 18. Kusick finished second in the 125 lb. weight class in the NCAA East Regionals on the weekend of 6-7 Mar in Washington D.C. Kusick becomes the fifth CSC wrestler to qualify in the last five years.
12 Mar
Charlotte, NC(OTW)-
Top-ranked Duke went on 23-0 and 16-0 runs in the first half, as they eventually dispatched Florida A&M 99-58 in the NCAA Tourney. The Blue Devils led 59-20 at the half after shooting 66 percent from the field.
Monroe Pippens scored 23 points for the Rattlers.
Clemson, SC(OTW)-
Natasha Anderson scored 24 points as host Clemson eliminated Florida A&M from the NCAA Tournament by a score of 75-46.
Teresa Jenkins, the 6-6 FAMU center, had 15 points and 15 rebounds.
FAMU only shot 27 percent from the floor in the game.
10 Mar
From The Desk of the Superscout:
Jerome James: Center 53
Born: Nov. 17, 1975
Seasons in NBA: Rookie
College: Florida A&M
Acquired: Second-round pick (36), 1998
Height: 7-1
Weight: 300

He needs to get into better shape, but he's shown he has the potential to be a big presence on each end of the floor. James is a natural shot-blocker, and in scrimmages and preseason games he has shown he can score in the low post and that he is willing to bang his body against anybody. He didn't play organized basketball before attending college. This past fall while playing for the Harlem Globetrotters, James dunked on an 11-foot-4 rim.
7 Mar
Florida A&M will play Duke Friday, Mar. 12 at Charlotte, NC., in NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament action.
Florida A&M will travel to Clemson Friday night, Mar. 12., in the Women's NCAA Tourney.
6 Mar
Richmond, VA(OTW)-Monroe Pippins had 23 points and 12 rebounds to lead Florida A&M by South Carolina State 64-61 in the men's finals of the MEAC Basketball Tournament. The win automatically qualified FAMU for the NCAA Tournament.
James Jones scored 13 points for State.
Florida A&M's women's squad qualified for the NCAA Tournament by pounding Hampton 69-47.
5 Mar
Richmond, VA(OTW)-John Shivers scored 16 points as South Carolina State edged North Carolina A&T 61-58.
The Bulldogs had a 41-21 rebounding edge in the game.
Tony Mitchell scored 15 for the Aggies.
The Bulldogs advance into the finals against Florida A&M.
Richmond, VA(OTW)-Kevin George scored 19 points as Florida A&M beat Morgan State 62-56. The win sent the Rattlers into the MEAC tournament finals against South Carolina State.
In women's action, Hampton beat Morgan State 67-52, and Florida A&M beat Howard 53-40 in semifinal action.
4 Mar
Richmond, VA(OTW)-Jimmy Fields scored 29 points as Morgan State edged Hampton 67-66 in quarterfinal action of the MEAC Men's Basketball Tournament. The Bears advance to play Florida A&M Friday.
Torrey Farrington led Hampton with 16 points.
Jonathan Richmond scored 29 points as North Carolina A&T defeated Bethune-Cookman 61-50.
A&T advances to play Florida A&M in semifinal action Friday.
In women's action, Howard edged North Carolina A&T 58-56 and Morgan State defeated Coppin State 76-53
27 Feb
Greensboro, NC(OTW)-Jonathan Richmond scored 17 points as North Carolina A&T shocked South Carolina State 66-65.
In other scores, Norfolk State beat Hampton 92-78.
25 Feb
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Jorge Cajigas scored 23 points as Coppin State upended Morgan State 71-61. Coppin trailed by four at the half.
Curtis King had 18 for the losers.
In other MEAC action Delaware State beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 80-73.
22 Feb
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Fred Warrick scored 31 points as Coppin State (14-13, 13-4) dusted Maryland-Eastern Shore 94-73.
Kevin Wallace scored 20 for UMES (9-15, 7-10).
The Women:
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Trisha Allen scored 22 points with 12 rebounds as Coppin State (13-12, 11-6) polished off Maryland-Eastern Shore 75-68.
Nicole Council of UMES (10-15, 7-10) led all scorers with 26 points.
20 Feb
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Curtis King scored 27 points as Morgan State beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 81-68.
Norfolk, VA(OTW)-Damion Woolfolk scored 29 points as Norfolk State beat Florida A&M 84-73.
Hampton, VA(OTW)-Freddie Cole scored 22 points as Bethune- Cookman beat Hampton 70-61.
Tarvis Williams scored 15 for the Pirates. Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Fred Warrick scored 19 points as Coppin State defeated Delaware State 74-63.
Marty Bailey scored 16 points for the Hornets.
The Women:
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Liesha Mitchell had 26 points and 10 rebounds as Coppin State beat Delaware State 94-84.
LaRuby Marshall scored 20 for DSU.
16 Feb
South Carolina State head basketball coach Cy Alexander won his 200th career game as the Bulldogs beat Hampton 61-58 Monday night. Bulldog James Jones sparked the turning point in the game with a three-pointer with just under four minutes left in the contest.
Report furnished by Carlton Green.
15 Feb
Dover, DE(OTW)-Terence Hood had 17 points and teammate Darien Robinson added 14 rebounds as Delaware State edged hapless Howard 67-64.
Melvin Watson scored 15 points for the Bison, who lost their 10th straight game.
Orangeburg, SC(OTW)-James Jones had 26 points and Dexter Hall had 14 rebounds, as South Carolina State edged Hampton 61-58. The win enabled the Bulldogs to hang on to a one-game lead over Coppin State in the MEAC race.
Torrey Farrington pumped 21 points for the Pirates.
Tallahassee, FL(OTW)-Jorge Cajigas scored 23 points to lead Coppin State past Florida A&M 80-70.
Kevin George scored 19 for FAMU.
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Curtis King fired in 20 points as Morgan State slipped by Bethune-Cookman 64-62.
Freddie Cole and Johnny McClenton had 21 each for BCC.
Greensboro, NC(OTW)-Jonathan Richmond was good for 28 points as North Carolina A&T beat Norfolk State 95-84. Teammate Vashon Murphy had 15 rebounds.
George Bailey tallied 26 for the Spartans.
13 Feb
Daytona Beach,FL(OTW)-Jorge Cajigas scored 21 points as Coppin State got by Bethune-Cookman 73-67 in overtime.
Freddie Cole scord 17 for BCC. Princess Anne, MD(OTW)-Jason Conway scored 12 points as Maryland-Eastern Shore beat Howard 71-54.
Jermaine Holliway had 16 markers for Howard.
Orangeburg, SC(OTW)-Mike Wiatre had 21 points and 12 assists as South Carolina State edged Norfolk State 73-72.
Damian Woolfolk scored 21 for NSU.
Tallahassee, FL(OTW)-Florida A&M guard Monroe Pippins had 33 points, nine rebounds, and six steals.
Jason Demory had 22 for MSU.
Greensboro, NC(OTW)-Tarvis Williams
scored 17 points as Hampton defeated North Carolina A&T 64-53.
Jonathan Richmond scored 11 for the Aggies.
11 Feb
Baltimore, MD(OTW)- Coppin State's Liesha Mitchell is ninth on the school's all-time scoring list with 6966 points. She is 37 points behind current Eagle volleyball coach Stephanie Ready.
The CSC baseball team open's it season Friday at William & Mary.
8 Feb
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Freddie Cole scored 18 points as Bethune Cookman slipped by Maryland-Eastern shore 76-73.
Demetric Reese scored 14 points for the losers.
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Fred Warrick scored 26 points as Coppin State beat North Carolina A&T 68-67.
Jonathan Richmond had 23 markers for the Aggies.
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Rasheed Sparks scored 18 points as Morgan State tripped up South Carolina State 61-59.
Bulldog 6-10 center Duane Johnson had 21 points and eight rebounds.
Tallahassee, FL(OTW)-Terence Hood scored 22 points (11-13 Fts) as Delaware State edged Florida A&M 83-78.
Monroe Pippins, had 24 points and 14 rebounds.
Hampton, VA(OTW)-Torrey Farrington scored 17 points as Hampton buried hapless Howard 82-37.
Ali Abdullah had 17 points for the Bison, who shot only 26 percent from the floor in the game.
The Women:
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Trisha Allen
had 20 points and 10 rebounds as Coppin State beat North Carolina A&T 56-50.
Malveata Johnson had 15 points and 11 rebounds for the losers.
6 Feb
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Coray Davis scored 23 points and James Jones added 21 as South Carolina State (12-9, 11-2) beat Coppin State (9-13, 8-4) 80-77 in overtime. The win put some distance between the Bulldogs and the rest of the league.
Jorge Cajigas scored 22 for the Eagles.
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Jonathan Richmond scored 25 points as North Carolina A&T (9-10, 6-7) edged Morgan State 71-69. MSU actually led by as many as 18 points with under 10 minutes to go in the game.
Jimmy Fields led the Bears (9-11, 8-4) with 28 points.
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Terence Hood sank two free throws late in the game to give Delaware State an upset over Bethune-Cookman 66-64. Hood led the Hornets with 15 points.
Freddie Cole led BCC (8-12, 7-6) with 20 points.
In other games, Damian Woolfolk scored 26 points as Norfolk State (12-9, 8-4) beat Howard 99-84. Elsewhere, Monroe Pippins had 19 points and 12 rebounds as Florida A&M defeated Maryland-Eastern Shore 81-70.
The Women:
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Keisha Brooks
had 22 points and 11 rebounds as Coppin State beat South Carolina State 87-74.
Liesha Mitchell added 18 for the winners (9-11, 7-5).
Keisha Evans scored 22 for the losers.
4 Feb
Coppin State's men's basketball is in a second-place tie with Morgan State going into Saturday game against South Carolina State. Fred Warrick is fourth in the nation in three-pointers made per game (3.7) for CSC.
Trisha Allen, who plays for the Coppin State women's team has scored 1,005 points in her career. She is now tied for third with Thelma Lyles on the all-time scorer's list at the school.
4 Feb
South Carolina State Football Signs 18 Prospects...
Orangeburg, SC(OTW)-
South Carolina State signed (18) high school football prospects to grants-in-aid Wednesday, the national signing day. Ten of the signees are from the Palmetto State, with seven from the Orangeburg surrounding area.
Among he prospects are two quarterbacks, six linemen, five defensive backs, two running backs, a fullback,and two linebackers.
The Bulldogs' Willie Jeffries said S.C. State had prioritized its recruiting based on certain needs, and he felt satisfied most of those priorites, but noted there were a couple of areas the team fell short in.
S.C. State was seeking help at quarterback, fullback, in the defensive secondary and along both lines.
"I feel that we did a good job bringing in those players we needed," Jeffries said. At least we think we did. However, you won't know until they get here and begin making a contribution. But at this point, we believe we did okay in most of our areas of needs, although we will still be looking to satisfy our needs at fullback."
Bulldog recruiting coordinator Ben Blacknall echoed Jeffries' sentiments.
"We certainly wanted to upgrade our talent level at quarterback," said Blacknall. "And with the two young men that we signed, we feel we have done that.
"And we were really hit hard in our secondary as we lost six players, including three starters and two of our top backups," Blacknall continued. "We still have some needs we are looking to fill, especially at fullback. We went after some outstanding prospects at this position, but we didn't get them. But, we hope we still have the opportunity to do so."
Corey Haynes, OL-6-4, 275, Orangeburg, SC(Wilkinson)
Reginald Mayck, RB-6-1, 180, Ellore, SC (Ellore)
Justin Kinley, DB-5-11, 180, Ellore, SC (Ellore>
Jamar Glenn, DB-6-2, 215, Bowman, SC (Bowman)
Dondre Berry, LB/FB-6-2, 210, Bowman, SC (Bowman)
Ervin Manning, NG-6-3, 290, Bennettsville (Marlboro Country)
David Aubrey, OL-6-4, 265, Augusta, GA (Butler)
Dante Brown, RB-6-3, 220,Swainsboro, GA (Swainsboro)
Bobby Collins, DT-6-4, 260, Sumter, SC (Sumter)
Erik Washington, FB-5-11, 230, Plant City, FL (Plant City)
Leon McCampbell, QB-6-0, 180, Lithonia, GA (Lithonia)
Corey Keitt, QB-6-3, 210, Pemberton, NJ (Pemberton)
Adrian McCloud, NT-6-0, 285, Winston-Salem, NC (Carver)
Benavus Felder, LB-6-4, 230, Orangeburg, SC (Edison)
Joseph Whitehead, DB-6-0, 175, Tampa, FL (Blake)
Darius Powell, DB-6-1, 185, Lanham, MD(DeMatha)
Sherron Millhouse, OL/DL??-6-1, 185, Salley, SC (Wagner-Salley)
DeWitt Ellerbee, DB-6-0, 190, Lamar, SC (Lamar)
Carlton Green contributed to this report
3 Feb
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-The time of the South Carolina State at Coppin State men's basketball game Saturday (Feb 6)has been moved to noon to accomodate television. The game will be broadcast live on Home Team Sports.
1 Feb
Washington, DC(OTW)-Fred Warrick scored 40 points as Coppin State got by Howard 82-77 in overtime. Warrick was 9-11 on three-pointers.
Ali Abdullah had 21 points for the Bison.
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-James Jones had 20 points as South Carolina State edged Bethune-Cookman 58-56 in overtime.
Freddie Cole had 19 points for BCC.
Tallahassee, FL(OTW)-Monroe Pippins had 16 points as Florida A&M squeaked by North Carolina A&T 65-63.
Marque Carrington had 16 points and six assists for A&T.
Princess Anne, MD(OTW)-Joel Hoover had 22 points and seven assists as Maryland-Eastern Shore beat Hampton 64-61.
Tommy Adams scored 17 points for the Pirates.
Dover, DE(OTW)-Damian Woolfolk scored 29 points as Norfolk State silenced Delaware State 104-90. NSU shot 57 percent from the floor in the game.
Terence Hood scored a game-high 31 points for Delaware State.
30 Jan
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Freddie Cole shot an incredible 11-of-12 field goals scorng 31 points, as Bethune-Cookman beat North Carolina A&T.
Marquis Carrington had for the Aggies.
Dover, DE(OTW)-Torrey Farington scored 19 points as Hampton breezes by Delaware State 71-57.
Washington, DC(OTW)-Curtis King had 22 points as Morgan State cruised by Howard 84-62.
Antonio Mitchell had 22 for Howard.
Tallahassee, FL(OTW)-Mike Wiatre scored 18 points to lead South Carolina State by Florida A&M 64-59.
In other MEAC action Maryland Eastern Shore polished off beat Norfolk State 99-89.
26 Jan
Jorge Cajigas, a 5-10 point guard at Coppin State is the MEAC player of the week after averaging 22 points, five rebounds, three assists, and two steals in two wins of Maryland-Eastern Shore and Hampton.
25 Jan
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Fred Warrick scored 34 points as Coppin State beat Norfolk State 95-82 in overtime. Warrick played the entire 45 minutes of the game. CSC shot 55 percent from the field in the contest.
Damian Woofolk scored 29 points for NSU, which was outscored 18-5 in OT. Spartan Dion Dove sent the game into overtime at 77-77 by sinking a layin with just over a minute left in regulation.
CSC has won six straight games.
Dover, DE(OTW)-Dexter Hall had 15 points and 15 rebounds as South Carolina State defeated Delaware State 75-65.
Stefan Malliet led the Hornets with 21 points.
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Rasheed Sparks scored 22 points as Morgan State defeated Hampton 74-61.
Torrey Farrington scored 25 points for the losers.
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Freddie Cole scored 19 points, 17 in the second half, to lead Bethune-Cookman by Howard 74-59. BCC (7-10, 6-4) shot 68 percent from the floor in the second half.
Melvin Watson scored 29 points for Howard. Watson made nine 3-pointers in the contest.
The Women:
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Trisha Allen scored 24 as Coppin State (8-10, 6-4) 64-53.
Taisha Thomas scored 16 points with 12 rebounds for NSU.
23 Jan
Norfolk, VA(OTW)-Darrell Neal sank a layin at the buzzer in overtime as Norfolk State edged Morgan State 86-84. Damian Woolfolk led NSU with 28 points.
Curtis King scored 27 points for Morgan State.
Greensboro, NC(OTW)-Jonanthan Richmond scored 24 points (15-16 FTS) as North Carolina A&T beat Delaware State 84-79.
Stephan Malliet scored a game high 34 points for the Hornets.
Hampton, VA(OTW)-Jorge Cajigas scored 29 points as Coppin State beat Hampton 70-58. CSC shot an uncanny 90 percent from 3-point range on the night.
Doug Belton score 24 points with 16 rebounds for the Pirates.
In other MEAC action, North Carolina A&T beat Delaware State 84-79 and South Carolina State beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 67-59.
20 Jan
Baltimore, MD(OTW)- Coppin State's Fred Warrick is the MEAC Men's Basketball Player Of The Week. Last week Warrick had 50 points, 11 rebounds, four assists, and three steals in wins over Florida A&M and Delaware State.
20 Jan
Jonathan Richmond scored 22 points as North Carolina A&T beat North Carolina Central 73-61. A&T shot 54 percent from the field in the game.
18 Jan
Dover, DE(OTW)-Curtis King had 18 points and nine rebounds as Morgan State beat Delaware State 68-58. Jimmy Fields scored 17 for the winners.
Darien Robinson had 16 points and 21 rebounds for the losers.
Princess Anne, MD(OTW)-Jorge Cajigas scored 15 points as Coppin State clipped Maryland-Eastern Shore 65-61.
Demetric Reese had 18 for the losers.
Orangeburg, SC(OTW)-James Jones scored 10 points as South Carolina State beat Howard 53-46. The Bulldogs won the game despite shooting 28 percent from the floor.
Melvin Watson scored 17 points for Howard.
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Neil Roberts made three free throws with no time on the clock as Norfolk State edged Bethune-Cookman 69-68.
Roberts was fouled while attempting a three-pointer.
Damian Woolfolk led NSU with 20 points.
Freddie Cole scored 17 points for BCC.
16 Jan
Dover, DE(OTW)-Fred Warrick scored 22 points as Coppin State pounded Delaware State 78-63.
Terence Hood scored 17 points for the Hornets.
Princess Anne, MD(OTW)-Curtis King had 28 points as Morgan State edged Maryland-Eastern Shore 78-77 in overtime. Bram Reynolds scored 19 for the losers.
Greensboro, NC(OTW)-Jonathan Richmond scored 17 points as North Carolina A&T coasted by Howard 73-57.
Ali Abdullah had 11 markers for the Bison.
Daytona Beach, FL(OTW)-Delvin Thomas had 18 points as Bethune-Cookman defeated Hampton 75-63. BCC shot 52 percent from the floor in the game.
Doug Belton scored 18 for Hampton.
Tallahassee, FL(OTW)-Center Monroe Pippins had 20 points as Florida A&M edged Norfolk State 98-93.
Damian Woolfolk scored 21 for NSU.
13 Jan
Lawrenceville, NJ(OTW)-Ken Lacey had 14 points and 13 rebounds as Rider beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 61-51.
Demetric Reese of UMES led all scorers with 24 points.
11 Jan
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Curtis Thomas scored 22 points as Morgan State (5-9, 4-2)beat Bethune-Cookman 83-69.
Curtis King scored 22 for BCC. (5-9, 4-3).
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Fred Warrick pumped in 28 points as Coppin State whacked Florida A&M 83-69. CSC shot 51 percent from the floor in the contest.
Washington, DC(OTW)-Melvin Watson had 20 markers as Howard knocked off Delaware State 87-75. Watson was 4-8 in three-pointers in the game.
Stefan Malliet had 19 points for the Hornets.
Hampton, VA(OTW)-Guard James Jones scored 18 points as South Carolina State beat Hampton 72-63.
Torrey Farrington scored 17 for the Pirates, who trailed 38-20 at halftime.
In other MEAC action Norfolk State beat North Carolina A&T 107-84.
The Women
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Teresa Jenkins and Akita Heatly scored 16 points each as Florida A&M got by Coppin State 68-58.
Kiesha Brooks had 19 points and 19 rebounds for CSC.
Brooks was named MEAC Player of the week, Jan. 3-10. She had 43 points, 27 rebounds, four assists, and four steals in two games during the stretch.
9 Jan
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Fred Warrick had 16 points and 11 rebounds as Coppin State kicked Bethune-Cookman 69-50. CSC led 39-19 at the half.
Freddie Cole had 16 points for Bethune-Cookman.
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Rasheed Sparks scored 39 points as Morgan State dismantled Florida A&M 106-82.
FAMU's Monroe Pippins had 34 points and 10 rebounds.
Washington, DC(OTW)-Melvin Watson had 20 points as Howard surprised Maryland-Eastern Shore 63-60. Howard shot 92 percent from the free throw line in the game.
Demetric Reese scored 19 points for UMES.
Norfolk, VA(OTW)-Will Brooks scored 18 points as Norfolk State beat South Carolina State 79-72.
Mike Wiatre and James Jones scored 21 points each for the Bulldogs.
Hampton Va(OTW)-Tarvis Williams pumped in 26 points as Hampton beat North Carolina A&T 77-71 in overtime.
Jonathan Richmond scored 17 points for the Aggies.
The Women
Baltimore, MD(OTW)-Kiesha Brooks
had 20 points and 17 rebounds as Coppin State defeated Bethune-Cookman 64-53.
D'Shawn Watts scored 18 for the losers.
6 Jan
Norfolk, VA(OTW) -Andrey Savtchenko, a 6-10 center/forward, scored 23 points as Radford beat Norfolk State 85-80.
Damian Woolfolk scored 22 for NSU.
4 Jan
Norfolk, VA(OTW)-Damian Woolfolk scored 28 points on 11-16 shooting from the floor as Norfolk State beat Liberty 97-76. It was a non-conference game.
Delawn Grandison scored 15 points for Liberty.
Washington, DC(OTW)-Tarvis Williams had 17 points and 10 rebounds as Hampton ran over Howard 76-61.
Byron Alvin scored 14 points for the Bison.
Dover, DE(OTW)-Stephan Malliet scored 31 points as Delaware State dusted off Florida A&M 85-79.
Brian Johnson scored 20 for FAMU.
Princess Anne, MD(OTW)-Delvin Thomas scored 16 points with 11 rebounds as Bethune-Cookman beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 57-53.
Jason Conway scored 15 points for UMES.
Greensboro, NC(OTW)-Marque Carrington scored 15 points as North Carolina A&T throttled Morgan State 75-51.
Rasheed Sparks had 15 for the losers.
In other action South Carolina State edged Coppin State 74-67.