The Coppin State men's basketball game at Illinois on Sunday (Dec. 11) will be televised live on ESPNU and ESPN3 the network announced.
Michael Harper scored 14 points and blocked a potential game-tying three-pointer at the buzzer as Coppin State posted a 53-50 non-conference victory over NAIA Rio Grande on Monday in the Physical Education Complex.
Coppin State freshman Taariq Cephas has been named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week the conference office announced on Monday.
Freshman Taariq Cephas scored a career-high 24 points and senior Antonio Williams added 14 points and 10 rebounds leading Coppin State to a 77-68 non-conference victory over West Virginia Tech on Saturday in the Physical Education Complex.
Former Coppin State men's basketball player Vince Goldsberry has signed a professional contract with FYR Macedonia-Superleague (KK Lirija Skopje) of the European Basketball League.
Senior Tony Gallo scored 17 points and had eight assists and Akeem Ellis scored 12 points, but Coppin State lost to Purdue 78-57 in a non-conference game on Saturday at Mackey Arena.