Sophomore Sterling Smith scored a career-high 21 points, including a big
three-point basket with under a minute to play, lifting Coppin State to
a 78-73 victory over Oregon State as the Eagles recorded their
first-ever win against a Pac-12 opponent.
Senior Kyra Coleman led Coppin State to its first victory of the season
by continuing her hot start to the year by scoring a game-high 19 points
as the Eagles routed Cheyney 75-43 on Sunday in the Physical Education
Cindy Okpegbue had 11 kills and posted a .375 hitting percentage leading
Coppin State to a 25-21, 25-18, 25-21 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
victory over Howard on Sunday securing the second seed in the upcoming
MEAC Tournament for the Eagles.
Sophomore Sterling Smith scored a career-high 16 points, but California
had four players reach double figures in scoring on its way to an 83-64
victory over Coppin State in the season opener for both teams on Friday
in Haas Pavilion.
Senior Kyra Coleman scored a team-high 19 points, but Georgia Tech
spoiled the Eagles season opener with a 79-57 victory over Coppin State
on Friday in McCamish Pavilion.
Ariel Richard had 17 kills and Coppin State broke the school record for
wins in a season with a 25-21, 25-23, 21-25, 25-12 non-conference
victory over New Jersey Institute of Technology on Friday in the
Physical Education Complex.