Bailey, French lead Bethune-Cookman past Coppin State 85-80
The Wildcats led 39-33 at halftime and kept the lead throughout the second half. They led 84-75 after a free throw by Leon Redd with 56 seconds remaining, then held on as Coppin State scored five of the last six points.
Dejuan Clayton scored a season-high 23 points and had six rebounds for the Eagles (4-14, 0-3), whose losing streak reached eight games. Ibn Williams added 18 points. Koby Thomas had 14 points and seven rebounds.
Bethune-Cookman has a home game against Morgan State on Monday. Coppin State takes plays at Florida A&M on Monday.