Bethune-Cookman 62, Florida Christian 44

Adrien Coleman scored 24 points and added three steals in

Bethune-Cookman’s 62-44 win over Florida Christian on Thursday


Bethune-Cookman (1-2), which entered halftime with a 29-21 lead,

opened the second half on a 26-18 run to take a 55-39 lead with

5:45 left to play. Coleman, who scored 16 of his 24 points in the

second half, scored nine straight points during the spurt. His free

throw with 14 seconds remaining created the final margin.

Kevin Dukes and Garrius Holloman scored nine points apiece for

Bethune-Cookman. Holloman also added nine rebounds.

A.J. Williams scored 14 points and Kenny Blanc recorded 10

points and 14 rebounds to pace Florida Christian (3-3).

Bethune-Cookman, which tallied 15 steals, scored 23 points off

turnovers and 20 fast-break points compared to just two fast break

points for Florida Christian.