Hampton beats Morgan State 57-38
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Malique Trent-Street scored 16 points on 6-for-9 shooting to lead Hampton to a 57-38 win over Morgan State on Saturday.
Charles Wilson-Fisher added nine points and hauled in eight rebounds for Hampton (16-14, 11-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), which took a 40-28 advantage into the break.
Each teams made just three field goals during the final 20 minutes, but Hampton went 10 for 13 from the free-throw line and Morgan State (10-17, 6-8) was just 4 for 6. It was the fewest points scored in a game this season for each team.
A pair of free throws from Jermaine Marrow early in the opening half made it 9-8 and Hampton led the rest of the way.
Earlier, Morgan State’s Stanley Davis got a steal and took it to the other end for a dunk that gave the Pirates their only lead of the game, 8-7.
Tiwian Kendley led Morgan State with 18 points. He was just 3 for 13 from the field but had a 3-pointer and went 11 for 12 from the free-throw line.