Coppin State alum Stephanie Ready to become the first full-time woman analyst in the NBA

Stephanie Ready has roamed the NBA sidelines for years, gathering insightful info for NBA fans in Charlotte for over a decade. The Coppin State alum is set to break new ground in broadcasting as she will be the first woman to be a full-time game analyst in the NBA, the Hornets announced on Thursday. Congrats to @StephanieReady who will become the 1st full-time female @NBA game analyst...
Via HBCU Gameday
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Women’s Track & Field Closes Out Regular Season With Strong Showing At Coppin State

BALTIMORE, Md. (May 8, 2015)-Morgan State sophomore Shenel Crooke and freshman Jaliah Mason made the short trip to Coppin State University to represent the Morgan State women's track and field team in the Don Webster Invitational on Fridday. It would be the final regular season meet for the Lady Bears.
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
May 08, 2015

Lady Bears Visit Rival Coppin State In Search Of Series Sweep This Weekend

The Morgan State softball team will close out the regular season this weekend on the road against crosstown rival Coppin State. The series gets underway with a doubleheader on Saturday, May 2 beginning at 1 p.m. and a single game on Sunday at noon. If the Lady Bears win all three games, they will advance to the upcoming Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament (May 7-9) in Ormond Beach, Fla.
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
April 30, 2015

Basketball Transfer: Sterling Smith

Per Chris Peak of Panther Lair, Coppin State guard Sterling Smith is transferring to Pitt to finish out his collegiate career. The incoming senior averaged just under 14 points and 5 rebounds per game for the Eagles, good enough to be their leading scorer and second best rebounder. Smith is a much needed addition with the impending transfer of Durand Johnson and the graduation...
Via Pitt Blather
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears drop Coppin State 4-1, Remain 'The King of the North'

Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
April 12, 2015

NCCU writes seriously braggadocious recap after beating Coppin State 91-43

There's nothing wrong with school spirit but how about some humility or perspective? After defending Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference champions North Carolina Central defeated Coppin State 91-43 in the conference tournament quarterfinals, the team's website put out a pretty haughty release, which opens: By now, North Carolina Central is way past the point of having to make any sort...
Via Fox Sports
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Parks, NC Central beat Coppin St., advance in MEAC tourney

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Jordan Parks scored 29 and grabbed 10 rebounds to help North Carolina Central cruise to a 91-43 win over ninth-seeded Coppin State in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament on Wednesday night. Anthony McDonald hit four 3-pointers and scored 19 and Nimrod Hilliard added 12 points and six assists for NC Central (25-6), which will face...
Via AP on Fox
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Jordan Parks, NCCU make statement in blowout win over Coppin State

North Carolina Central's motto for this year may be "Unsatisfied," but they couldn't have asked for a better start to the 2015 MEAC Tournament. NCCU dominated Coppin State from start to finish, coming up with a 91-43 win in Wednesday's men quarterfinals.North Carolina Central will play the winner of tomorrow's Howard/Delaware State game in the semifinals on Friday night.The Eagles...
Via HBCU Gameday
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 10 Coppin State Upsets No. 10 Morgan State Lady Bears, 71-56

NORFOLK, Va. (March 10, 2015)–No. 10 seed Coppin State jumped on No. 7 seed Morgan State early on Tuesday in women's first-round action and then cruised to a 71-56 win over the Bears at the Norfolk Scope Arena.
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
March 11, 2015

MEAC Quarterfinals Preview: Coppin faces uphill battle vs. NCCU

Sterling Stewart and Coppin State will face top-seeded NCCU on Wednesday. (Laurence Johnson photo)Matchup: #1 North Carolina Central (24-6, 16-0) vs. #9 Coppin State (8-22, 6-11)Regular season meeting: NCCU won 79-77 on Jan. 24Outlook: Coppin State comes into this game with an 8-22 record, with one of those wins coming Tuesday against Bethune-Cookman. North Carolina Central enters...
Via HBCU Gameday
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Coppin St. holds off Bethune-Cookman 64-60 in MEAC 1st round

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Sterling Smith had 14 points, Daquan Brickhouse made two game-clinching free throws with two seconds left and ninth-seeded Coppin State beat No. 8 seed Bethune-Cookman 64-60 on Tuesday in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament. The teams have met in the opening round each of the past three seasons - with Coppin State winning two straight...
Via AP on Fox
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Lady Bears Secure 7th-Seed; Face No. 10 Coppin State In MEAC First Round On Tuesday

NORFOLK, Va., (March 5, 2015)-The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) announced its women's pairings for the 2015 MEAC Basketball Tournament, March 9-14, at the Scope Arena in Norfolk, Virginia. 
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
March 06, 2015

Carrington, Farrar Lead Morgan State Past Coppin State, 73-55 On ‘Senior Day’

BALTIMORE, Md. (Feb. 28, 2015)-Morgan State senior guard Tracey Carrington, who was playing in her final home game of her collegiate career at Hill Field House, finished with 19 points, as the Lady Bears defeated crosstown rival Coppin State, 73-55 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) game on Saturday afternoon.
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
February 28, 2015

Coppin State pushes past Morgan State 88-77

BALTIMORE (AP) Sterling Smith and Taariq Cephas combined for 41 points to lead Coppin State to an 88-77 win over Morgan State, to break a ninth place tie in the Mid-Eastern Atlantic between the two teams. Dallas Gary had 18 points and nine rebounds on 6-of-7 shooting and Daquan Brickhouse added 10 for the Eagles (7-21, 6-9), who shot 50.8 percent from the field and 57.1 percent...
Via AP on Fox
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

MSU Hosts Coppin State for Senior Night Saturday

BALTIMORE, Md. – The Morgan State men's basketball team squares off with cross-town rival Coppin State (6-21, 5-9). Tip-off is set for 4 p.m. at Hill Field House on Saturday, February 28. MSU enters the contest looking to bounce back from a 60-57 overtime loss at N.C. A&T. The Eagles will enter the ballgame fresh off of a week-long layoff and looking to rebound from its 99...
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
February 25, 2015

Coppin State tops Delaware State 96-92

DOVER, Del. (AP) Sterling Smith tied a career-high 27 points, Arnold Fripp added 22 and Coppin State topped Delaware State 96-92 on Monday. Smith was 9 of 15 from the floor, 6 of 10 beyond the arc and grabbed 10 rebounds. Fripp made three 3-pointers, had 10 boards and three blocked shots. Coppin State (6-20, 5-8 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) closed the first half on a 15-4 run...
Via AP on Fox
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Bryant hits game-winner; Savannah St. beats Coppin St. 73-70

BALTIMORE (AP) Demarcus Bryant hit a game-winning 3-pointer with 2.4 seconds left to give Savannah State a 73-70 victory over Coppin State on Monday night. Taariq Cephas made a basket with 1:43 left to cut Coppin State's deficit to 69-67. After Savannah State's Alante Fenner went 1 of 2 from the line, Jahvari Josiah hit two free throws to pull CSU within 70-69 with 1:24 left and...
Via AP on Fox
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Coppin St. edges in front of South Carolina St. 77-74

BALTIMORE (AP) Taariq Cephas scored 18 points - including the go-ahead 3-pointer in the final seconds - and Coppin State edged in front of South Carolina State 77-74 on Saturday afternoon. Coppin State (5-18, 4-6 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) led by 15 points two minutes into the second half. The Bulldogs (9-16, 6-4) went on a 10-0 run - which included eight-straight from Edward...
Via AP on Fox
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears winning streak over Coppin State ends

BALTIMORE, Md. --  The Coppin State Eagles cruised to an 80-67 victory over the Morgan State Bears at Coppin's Physical Education Complex Arena.
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
February 03, 2015

Coppin State tops Morgan State 80-67

BALTIMORE (AP) Arnold Fripp scored 22 points to lead Coppin State over in-city rival Morgan State 80-67 on Monday night. Coppin State (4-17, 3-5 Mid-Eastern) went on an 11-6 spurt late in the first half - including Tripp's 3-pointer with 1:59 left - to lead by 11 at the break, 41-30. Coppin's Taariq Cephas pulled down an errant 3-point attempt by Donte Pretlow, got it out to Sterling...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Lady Bears Complete Road Swing With Win Over Rival Coppin State, 62-53

BALTIMORE, Md. (Feb. 2, 2015)-The Morgan State Lady Bears completed a successful two-game road swing with a 62-53 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) victory over crosstown rival Coppin State on Monday afternoon at the Physical Education Complex.
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
February 02, 2015

Walker has 27; MD-Eastern Shore beats Coppin St. 92-82

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) Devon Walker nailed 6 of 9 from beyond the arc to score a career-high 27 points and lead Maryland-Eastern Shore to a 92-82 win over Coppin State on Saturday. The Hawks (13-10, 6-2 Mid-Eastern Conference) were hot from long range, making 11 of 18. Ryan Andino made 4 of 7 treys, finishing with 14 points, Dominique Elliott had 13 and Mike Myers had 11 points...
Via AP on Fox
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Coppin State beats North Carolina A&T 84-71

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Sterling Smith hit six 3-pointers and tied his career-high with 24 points as Coppin State beat North Carolina A&T 84-71 on Monday night. Smith was 6 of 11 from behind the arc to help Copping State connect on 11 of 26 shots from distance. It was Coppin State's third straight game with double-digit 3-point makes and its 14th with at least nine. Dallas Gary...
Via AP on Fox
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Savannah St. women snap Hampton's 54-game MEAC streak

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) Ezinne Kalu scored 23 and Savannah State beat Hampton 61-55 on Saturday, snapping the Lady Pirates' 54-game Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference win streak. Hampton's last conference loss came nearly three years ago, when it lost 69-66 in overtime to Coppin State on Jan. 28, 2012. The streak included regular season and tournament games. Ryan Jordan hit two free...
Via AP on Fox
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Parks leads NC Central to a 79-77 win over Coppin State

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Jordan Parks scored 25 points, including the go-ahead putback, and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead North Carolina Central to a 79-77 win over Coppin State on Saturday for its 30th straight home victory. Taariq Cephas made a basket with 1:28 remaining to cap Coppin State's 7-1 run for a 77-75 lead. Parks then hit the tying layup with 1:18 left and his putback of Karamo...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss
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