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L 75-83
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L 54-65
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L 64-65
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W 66-56
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Bethune-Cookman stings Delaware St. 69-62 in MEAC 1st round

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Reggie Baker, Brandon Tabb and Diamante Lewis combined for 10 3-pointers and 11 of 12 free throws down the stretch as Bethune-Cookman shot its way past Delaware State 69-62 in the opening round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament on Tuesday.

The ninth-seeded Wildcats (10-21) will play No. 1-seeded North Carolina Central (22-8) in a quarterfinal on Wednesday. Tabb led with 21 points, three 3-pointers and was 8 of 8 at the foul line. Baker added 20 points with four 3s and was 6 for 6 at the line, and Lewis scored 19 on 3 treys and was 4 of 5 at the line.

Bethune-Cookman drained six 3-pointers out of nine total field goals in the first half but trailed by three at the break. Tabb opened the second half with a trey, Baker added two more and Bethune-Cookman took off on a 14-3 run, eventually leading by 12.

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Leaders
Points: D. Morgan14.4
Rebounds: K. Waller3.9
Assists: D. Morgan3.2
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: D. Haywood63.3%
3P%: K. Waller41.5%
Steals: D. Haywood1.5
Blocks: D. Onifade1.0
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga35-1
3 Kansas31-4
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-5
6 North Carolina30-7
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon32-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga35-1
3 Kansas31-4
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-5
6 UCLA31-5
7 Duke28-9
8 North Carolina30-7
9 Oregon32-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Mid-Eastern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
North Carolina Central 13-3 25-9
Norfolk State 12-4 17-17
Morgan State 11-5 14-16
Hampton 11-5 14-17
Savannah State 10-6 13-16
Maryland Eastern Shore 9-7 14-20
South Carolina State 7-9 11-20
Delaware State 7-9 10-22
Coppin State 7-9 8-24
Bethune-Cookman 6-10 10-22
Howard 5-11 10-24
Florida A&M 5-11 7-23
North Carolina A&T 1-15 3-29
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 68.3 (288)
Rebounds: 10.9 (141)
Assists: 13.4 (180)
FG%: 41.9% (298)
FT%: 65.9% (307)
3P%: 36.2% (118)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 75.0 (244)
Rebounds: 22.2 (335)
Assists: 15.2 (310)
FG%: 44.6% (217)
FT%: 72.3% (283)
3P%: 35.0% (187)
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