Crystal Whittington scored 15 points and Jeanine Manley added 11 points and Coppin State snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 48-39 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory over Howard on Monday in the Physical Education Complex.
Hampton got 17 points from Kwame Morgan and a strong defensive effort to defeat Coppin State 67-59 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game on Saturday in the Physical Education Complex.
The Hampton University women’s basketball team won its second conference game of the season on Saturday, beating Coppin State 76-56 at the Physical Education Complex.
Coppin State University's student-athletes posted a combined grade-point average of 3.13 during the 2010 fall semester, its third straight semester with an overall GPA above 3.00. CSU had 8 of its 14 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference teams post GPA's above a 3.00.
The 2010 baseball season was a breakthrough year for Coppin State having qualified for the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament for the first time since 2006. But first-year head coach Sherman Reed has bigger goals in mind and set about achieving those goals with an outstanding recruiting class that has the Eagles primed for bigger things in the future.
Michael Harper scored 17 points and Coppin State made 6-of-8 free throw attempts in the final thirty seconds of the game as the Eagles held off an upset bid by Division II Wilmington on Monday in the Physical Education Complex to record a 78-73 victory.