Boykin, Coppin St. earn win over UMES

His 19 points, 10 rebounds lead way to 68-42 victory

Maine defeats UMBC

State men

College Basketball

January 25, 2004|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Jimmy Boykin scored 19 points and added 10 rebounds and visiting Coppin State dominated the boards in a 68-42 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory yesterday over UMES.

The Eagles improved to 8-11 overall and 6-2 in the MEAC. The Hawks (1-13, 1-6) dropped their fourth straight conference game. Coppin State outscored the Hawks 27-9 during the final 14:46 of the first half and extended the lead to as many as 35 in the second half.

The Eagles outscored the Hawks in the paint 22-10 and out-rebounded them 39-22. Tee Trotter and Tim Parham led the Hawks with eight points apiece.

Maine 54, UMBC: 43: The visiting Retrievers (6-11, 3-5 America East) led by a point at halftime but shot 23 percent in the second half.

Mark Flavin and Kevin Reed combined for 24 second-half points for the Black Bears (11-6, 5-3).

Kareem Washington scored his 1,000th career point for the Retrievers.

St. Francis (Pa.) 71, Mount St. Mary's 58: The visiting Mountaineers (6-9, 3-3 Northeast Conference) went scoreless for a 7:43 stretch of the second half.

Landy Thompson and Nick Dodson each scored 17 points for Mount St. Mary's. Darshan Luckey had 21 for St. Francis (6-9, 3-3).

York 73, St. Mary's 64: The visiting Seahawks dropped to 4-10 and 2-4 in the Capital Athletic Conference, despite 21 points and 10 rebounds from Joe Farina.

The teams each grabbed 38 rebounds and shot nearly identical percentages from the field (.397 for St. Mary's; .407 for York). But the Spartans (8-8, 5-1) won it at the free-throw line, where they were 25-for-33 to the Seahawks' 7-for-11. Brandon Bushey led York with 20 points.

Muhlenberg 95, Washington College 77: The host Mules (6-9, 4-5 Centennial Conference) hit 57 percent from the field, 59 percent from three-point range and scored the first 13 points of the second half.

Ryan Bonda came off the bench to lead Muhlenberg with 19 points. Sophomore guard Kyle Stem had a game-high 27 points for the Shoremen (5-11, 2-7).

Gettysburg 60, McDaniel 42: The host Green Terror (5-11, 2-7 Centennial Conference) lost to the Bullets (9-7, 5-4) for the eighth straight time and second time this season.

David Glaser scored 17 points in 24 minutes to lead Gettysburg. Kyle O'Connor scored 16 for McDaniel, which shot 25 percent from the field.

Johns Hopkins 68, Dickinson 41: The host Blue Jays (11-4, 7-2 Centennial Conference) used an 18-0 first-half run to take control and end a two-game losing streak.

Dickinson (3-13, 2-7) didn't have anyone score in double figures and dropped its fifth straight.

Mary Washington 86, Salisbury 68: The visiting Sea Gulls shot 47 percent from the field and 50 percent in the second half but remained winless in the Capital Athletic Conference.

Mary Washington (10-6, 5-1 CAC) committed just 10 turnovers. Mike Lee led the Eagles with 28 points. Sean Whittaker had 16 for Salisbury (3-11, 0-6).

Frostburg State 87, Pittsburgh-Bradford 63: The visiting Bobcats moved into a second-place tie in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference behind a season-high 22 points from senior Ryan Grabill.

The Bobcats (8-8, 3-2 AMCC), who won for the third time in four games, also shot a season-best 59.6 percent. The Panthers (7-7, 3-2) lost for the first time in four games.

Catholic 79, Goucher 64: The Cardinals (12-5, 4-2 CAC) were 16-for-19 on free throws in the final nine minutes and outscored the host Gophers 23-3 at the line for the game.

Garrett Smith had 18 points and nine rebounds for Goucher (9-7, 3-3). Blair Mills scored 18 points for Catholic.

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