Delaware St. 66, Florida A&amp,M 63

Frisco Sandidge scored 16 points to lead Delaware State to a

66-63 win over Florida A&M on Monday night.

Marcus Neal chipped in with 14 points for the Hornets (14-9, 9-3

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who have won three games in a row

and six of their past seven.

A tip-in from Florida A&M’s Yannick Crowder cut the Hornets’

lead to 66-60 with 2:23 remaining, and a 3-pointer from Dale Hughes

8 seconds later got the Rattlers as close as 66-63.

But neither team scored in the final 2 minutes, as Hughes missed

two free throws with 57 seconds left and the Rattlers committed a

turnover on their final possession.

Hughes scored 24 points to lead Florida A&M (6-19, 3-9), who

have lost four of their past five games.

The Rattlers outrebounded Delaware State 34-29, but they

suffered from 12 turnovers, while the Hornets committed only

eight.