Bethune-Cookman 82, SC State 76

Adrien Coleman scored 19 points to lead five Bethune-Cookman

players in double figures and the Wildcats defeated South Carolina

State 82-76 on Saturday.

Anthony Breeze added 15 points, Kevin Dukes and Garrius Holloman

chipped in 12 each and Ricky Johnson had 11 for Bethune-Cookman

(6-12, 3-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference).

The Wildcats, averaging 58.8 points per game coming in, shot

51.8 percent from the field (19 of 56).

Coleman was 8-for-12 shooting, and Bethune-Cookman made 6 of 10

from 3-point range.

It was the 11th straight loss for the Bulldogs, who were giving

up 79.9 points per game.

Khalif Toombs led the Bulldogs (4-13, 0-4) with 16 points.

Presano Bell added 15, Luka Radovic 14 and Shaquil Barber 12 for

South Carolina State.

The Bulldogs trailed 46-35 at halftime and shot 54.2 percent

from the field (26 of 48).