Junior Kareem Brown scored 17 points leading four players in double figures and Coppin State improved to 2-0 on the season with a 63-52 victory over West Virginia Tech in the Coppin State Classic on Saturday.
Coppin State opened the 2009-10 season with a victory over Lincoln (Pa.) as sophomore Lenny Young scored a career-high 18 points to lead the Eagles to a 76-69 win over the Lions in the Coppin State Classic.
The Coppin State men's basketball team will open its 2009-10 season on Friday (Nov. 13) as it hosts Lincoln (Pa.) in the opening round of the Coppin State Classic.
Junior Sam Coleman and sophomore Michael Harper were each named to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference preseason team, and Coppin State was selected to finish seventh in the preseason poll as voted upon by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors.
A schedule that features 13 home games, including 10 in the new Physical Education Complex, highight the Coppin State University men's basketball schedule for 2009-10, as announced Thursday by head coach Ron "Fang" Mitchell.
Three Coppin State men's basketball players participated in graduation ceremonies at 1st Mariner Arena on May 17 in downtown Baltimore.