Michael Harper led four players in double figures with 19 points and Coppin State survived a late run by Maryland Eastern Shore to defeat the Hawks 69-67 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game on Saturday in the Physical Education Complex.
Teo Bennett qualified for the finals in both the 400 and 200 meters and the Coppin State distance medley team placed seventh on the second day of competition at the 2011 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships at the Prince George's Sports and Learning Complex on Friday.
The Coppin State women's track and field team posted seven season bests during the second day of competition at the 2011 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday at the Prince George's Sports and Learning Complex.
Tony Montablano had three hits and drove in six runs leading Charlotte to an 18-1 victory over Coppin State in the Eagles season opener on Friday in Hayes Stadium.
The Coppin State softball team will open its 2011 season on Sunday (Feb. 20) with a doubleheader at Norfolk State at the NSU Softball Field beginning at 2 p.m.
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) will host its Men's and Women's Indoor Track and Field Championships, Thursday-Saturday, February 17-19, at the Prince George Sports Complex in Landover, Md.