Sonja Stosic defeated Katherine Chisholm 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles leading Drexel to a 6-0 victory over Coppin State in the Eagles first match of the spring season on Sunday.
Coppin State’s senior guard Michael Harper is nominated for the “Dark Horse Dunker” competition, Intersport announced today. “Dark Horse Dunker” nominees are under-the-radar players who have what it takes to compete against the D-I field in New Orleans. The winner will participate in the Denny’s Slam Dunk Competition at the State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships in New Orleans March 29 on ESPN. Sixteen dunkers have been selected to compete in the “Dark Horse Dunker” Facebook bracket which is a four-week knockout competition. Fans will determine the winner by voting during each round at the official Facebook page (Facebook.com/collegeslam)
Coppin State senior Tony Gallo earned his second Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Week award this season as he shared the award with Ray Willis of North Carolina Central the league announced on Monday.
Junior Christina Epps broke her own school record in the triple jump leading the Coppin State women's indoor track and field team at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational at the New York Armory Track and Field Center.
Andre Thomas recorded a pair of seasonal-best times leading the Coppin State men's indoor track and field team at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational at the New York Armory Track and Field Center.
Akeem Ellis hit two free throws with 0.5 seconds remaining in regulation lifting Coppin State to an 88-86 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory over Morgan State on Saturday in Hill Field House.