Coppin State holds off Delaware State 83-75 (Feb 13, 2017)

February 13, 2017

BALTIMORE (AP) Chas Brown scored 22 points and Coppin State gained enough breathing room over the final four minutes to come away with an 83-75 win over Delaware State on Monday night.

The win gave Coppin State (7-20, 6-6 MEAC) its first winning streak - two games - since mid-January.

Brown was 10 of 16 from the field and pulled down 12 rebounds. Terry Harris finished with 17 points and Tre' Thomas had 15 for Coppin State, which moved to 4-1 overall and 4-0 in conference play when holding a lead with five minutes or less remaining.

DeAndre Haywood scored 24 points to lead Delaware State (9-19, 6-7), which saw its season long four-game win streak snapped.

The Eagles led by just two with four minutes left until a Harris jumper sparked a 5-0 spurt for a 69-62 lead. Brown, Harris, and Dejaun Clayton combined to go 8-for-10 at the line in the final minute to hold the Hornets off.



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