Norfolk St. 70, E. Kentucky 63
Kyle O’Quinn scored 23 points, grabbed 11 rebounds, dished out
five assists and tallied five blocks to lead Norfolk State over
Eastern Kentucky 70-63 on Sunday.
O’Quinn was 7 of 9 from the field and 9 of 14 from the
The Spartans (4-2) shot 65.7 percent from the field (23 of 35),
and outscored Eastern Kentucky 36-20 in the paint.
Pendarvis Williams added 11 points and Norfolk State outscored
the Colonels 20-14 off the bench.
The Spartans led 38-34 at halftime, before holding Eastern
Kentucky to 30.3 percent shooting in the second half (10 of
Joshua Jones led the Colonels (3-4) with 13 points. Jaron Jones,
D’Mitri Riggs and Eric Stutz chipped in 10 points each for Eastern
The Colonels made 27.6 percent of their 3-point attempts (8 of
29), while the Spartans attempted just nine long range shots.