Memphis Lands Coppin State Grad Transfer Christian Kessee

New Memphis head coach Tubby Smith just added a valuable piece to his roster for next season with the commitment of Coppin State graduate transfer Christian Kessee.  Blessed to announce that I will be attending the University of Memphis for my final year. #tigermbb — Christian Kessee (@christianbyronn) May 12, 2016 The 6-foot-2, 180-pound Kessee averaged...
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May 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Lady Bears To Host Rival Coppin State In Regular Season Series Finale At Coppin State

BALTIMORE, Md. (April 28, 2016)-For the Morgan State Lady Bears softball team it's come down to this: defeat your crosstown rival this weekend and you're heading to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Tournament.

Sunday’s Softball Finale Against UMES To Be Played At Coppin State

BALTIMORE, Md. (April 23, 2016)-The Morgan State softball team will conclude its three-game Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) series against the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Sunday, April 24 with the third game of the finale being played at Coppin State Softball Field on the campus of Coppin State University. First pitch will be at 3 p.m.

Men's Tennis Wins Fifth-Straight, 5-2 Over Coppin State

BALTIMORE, Md. -- Evan Ward celebrated Senior Day with wins in both singles and doubles while leading the Morgan State men's tennis team to a 5-2 win over Coppin State in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action Tuesday afternoon at the Greenspring Racquet Club in Lutherville, Md.

North Carolina A&T women top Coppin State for MEAC title

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Christina Carter scored 14 points and North Carolina A&T took control early and rolled to a 65-46 victory over Coppin State in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championship game on Saturday to head to their third NCAA Tournament. The Aggies (19-11), who lost in the tournament semifinals the three previous years, head into their first NCAA Tournament since...
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March 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Road To Selection Sunday: A First for Coppin State

The NCAA tournament is right around the corner! Before the big dance gets underway, we wanted to take a look back at some of the most memorable moments by spotlighting 20 different upsets in the 20 days leading up to selection Sunday. Upsets are one of the many things that make the NCAA tournament one of the greatest sporting events in the world. This will be happy for some and...
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March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Battle of Baltimore Part 3: No. 5 Lady Bears To Face No. 4 Coppin State In Wednesday’s MEAC Quarterfinal

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Coppin State beats NC A&T in 2OT to advance in MEAC tourney

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) James Sylvester had 24 points on 6-of-10 shooting, and Christian Kessee scored 23 - including a career-high tying six 3-pointers - to lead No. 11 seed Coppin State past sixth-seeded North Carolina A&T 98-91 in double overtime Monday night and advance to the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament. Keith Shivers scored a career-high...
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March 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Kessee scores 22, Coppin St. beats Delaware St. 72-62

DOVER, Del. (AP) Christian Kessee scored 22 points and Terry Harris recorded his ninth double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds as Coppin State defeated Delaware State 72-62 on Thursday night. Kessee drained five 3-pointers as part of his 8-for-18 shooting. Harris made just four field goals but was 12 of 13 at the free throw line, where Coppin State picked up 19 points. Josh...
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Morgan State beats Coppin State 74-72 in OT

BALTIMORE, Md. (AP) Andre Horn's 3-pointer sent the game into overtime and his 3 with 54 seconds left helped Morgan State beat Coppin State 74-72 on Saturday to split the season series. Horne's 3 put the Bears up 72-68 in OT, but Keith Shivers replied with a layup to pull the Eagles within 72-70. The Bears' Donte Pretlow made a free throw and Coppin State trailed 73-72 on Mufaro...
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February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Bears Wrap MEAC Road Test at Coppin State on Saturday

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February 25, 2016

Lady Bears Look To Spoil Crosstown Rival Coppin State’s Homecoming

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February 24, 2016

Norfolk State beats Coppin State 85-77

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Jeff Short had 17 points on Monday night, D'Shon Taylor chipped in 15 and Norfolk State beat Coppin State 85-77. The Spartans (14-14, 10-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed nearly the entire first half but rallied to tie it 30-all at intermission and then opened the second with an 8-0 run to take the lead for good. Coppin State (7-20, 5-9) fell behind...
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February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Kessee scores 21, leads Coppin State to 71-60 win over NCCU

BALTIMORE (AP) Christian Kessee nailed five 3-pointers to total 21 points as Coppin State jumped out to an early lead and coasted to a 71-60 win over North Carolina Central on Thursday night. Josh Treadwell had 18 points and a career-high nine rebounds and Trevon Seymore added 16 points and dished out six assists for Coppin State (6-19, 4-8 Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference). Terry...
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February 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Coppin State rolls to 90-66 win over Howard

BALTIMORE (AP) Christian Kessee scored 27 points as Coppin State rolled to a 90-66 win over Howard on Saturday, snapping a four-game slide. Kessee was 11 of 14 from the field including five 3-pointers for the Eagles (6-18, 4-7 Mid-Eastern Conference). Josh Treadwell added 26 points, Trevon Seymore had 14 and Terry Harris had 12 points and 11 rebounds. Kessee opened the game with...
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February 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Savannah State rallies in overtime, defeats Coppin St. 72-63

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) Brian Pearson and Lenjo Kilo scored the first four points in overtime and never gave up the lead as Savannah State held off Coppin State 72-63 Monday night. Trevon Seymore scored and added a free throw after being fouled by Pearson with 13 seconds left in regulation, and Savannah State missed a tie-breaking shot at the buzzer, forcing overtime at 57-57. Troyce...
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February 08, 2016  |  Discuss

South Carolina State beats Coppin State 88-83

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) Ed Stephens scored 23 points as South Carolina State beat Coppin State 88-83 on Saturday. Stephens was 8 of 11 from the field including six 3-pointers for the Bulldogs (13-11, 8-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) Gabriel McCray added 19 points and nine rebounds and Eric Eaves had 18 points and Tashombe Riley 10. The team hit 59 percent from the field overall...
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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Morgan State trounces Coppin State 83-43

BALTIMORE (AP) Rasean Simpson scored 18 points with 13 rebounds and Morgan State trounced Coppin State 83-43 on Monday night. Simpson hit 6 of 12 from the field and 6 of 8 from the line for the Bears (5-15, 3-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Kyle Thomas scored 13 points, Antonio Gillespie had 12 and Andre Horne added 11. Christian Kessee led Coppin State with nine points,...
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February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Lady Bears Host Rival Coppin State This Monday

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January 31, 2016

Bears set to host cross-town rival Coppin State on Monday

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January 31, 2016

Maryland-Eastern Shore tops Coppin State 83-81 in OT

BALTIMORE (AP) Devin Martin's 3-pointer with 1:19 left in overtime put Maryland-Eastern Shore on top, and the Hawks held on for an 83-81 win over Coppin State on Saturday. Coppin State had possession with 30 seconds left and a chance to tie, but a jumper from Keith Shivers fell short. UMES led by six with 2:06 left in regulation after a layup from Bakari Copeland. But two free...
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January 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Coppin St. holds off North Carolina A&T in 73-68 win

BALTIMORE (AP) Terry Harris Jr. scored 22 and collected seven rebounds, and Keith Shivers added 16 points as Coppin State defeated North Carolina A&T 73-68 Wednesday night. James Sylvester hit two free throws with 2:34 to play to give Coppin St. a 68-60 lead with 2:34 to play. North Carolina A&T went on an 8-2 run, capped when Ahmad Abdullah hit a jumper with five seconds...
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January 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Seymore leads Coppin State to 70-66 win over Florida A&M

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) Trevon Seymore had 15 points and tied a career high with eight assists, and Terry Harris Jr. added 14 points with eight rebounds to help Coppin State beat Florida A&M 70-66 Monday night. Harris made 6 of 9 field-goal attempts. Christian Kessee added 14 points while Keith Shivers scored 12 on 6-of-11 shooting for Coppin State (4-14, 2-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic...
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January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Coppin State beats Bethune-Cookman 62-54 to end losing skid

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Christian Kessee scored 14 points, Keith Shivers finished with 10 points and nine rebounds and Coppin State snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 62-54 win over Bethune-Cookman on Saturday. Kessee shot 5 for 13 from the field but was 4 for 6 from beyond the 3-point arc. The Eagles hadn't won since Nov. 23. With the win, Coppin State (3-14, 1-3 Mid-Eastern...
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January 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Daniel scores 28 to lead Howard to 72-63 win over Coppin St.

WASHINGTON (AP) James Daniel III scored 28 points and Marcel Boyd had 23 points and 14 rebounds to lead Howard to a 72-63 win over Coppin State on Saturday. Daniel, the nation's leading scorer at 28.5 points a game, made 9 of 21 shots with three 3-pointers, and 7 of 8 free throws for the Bison (8-9, 2-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). His low game of the season is 19. Terry...
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January 09, 2016  |  Discuss
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