COPPIN STATE RUMORS & GOSSIP
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...
North Carolina Central will most likely represent the MEAC in the NCAA Tournament and while the Eagles are extremely talented, their media relations department also appears to be very cocky. Following their 91-43 destruction of Coppin State in the conference tourney quarterfinals on Wednesday, they wrote a press release, a standard practice following a game.
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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...
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.
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...
Following the Michigan basketball team’s 72-56 win over Coppin State, Derrick Walton and Ricky Doyle met with media to discuss their impressive performances. Walton said he gave his team a message before tip to help ensure the Wolverines ended their four-game losing streak, while Doyle spoke on the importance of establishing himself early.
Check out Walton’s comments in the...
Who: Coppin State (1-9) at Michigan (6-5)
Where: Crisler Center, Ann Arbor, MI
When: 8:00 p.m., Dec. 22nd, 2014
Radio: 950 AM, 1050AM
After losing four straight games, Michigan will welcome a quick turnaround and a chance to get a win before Christmas. The Wolverines are hosting the Coppin State Eagles this evening in arguably their easiest game of the 2014-15 season...
BALTIMORE (AP) Brene Moseley had 18 points and eight assists and No. 14 Maryland cruised to a 110-51 victory over Coppin State on Sunday.
Shatori Walker-Kimbrough added 17 points on 6-of-7 shooting for the Terrapins (9-2), who broke the 100-point threshold on A'Lexus Harrison's putback with 4:27 left.
Harrison finished with a career-high 12 points and eight rebounds. Kiara Leslie...
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December 21, 2014
This should come as no surprise after his 40 point performance against Coppin State on Sunday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A record-setting performance by sophomore center Amida Brimah (Accra, Ghana) has earned him Player of the Week honors from the American Athletic Conference, the league announced today.
Brimah went 13-of-13 from the floor, the most field goals ever in a...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Amida Brimah scored a career-high 40 points and UConn snapped a three-game losing streak with a 106-85 rout of Coppin State.
Connecticut's 7-foot center, who had never before scored more than 20 points in a game, made all 13 of his shots from the field, many of them dunks and hit 14 of his 16 foul shots. He also had 12 rebounds.
Ryan Boatright added 22 points...
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December 14, 2014
HARTFORD – Amida Brimah scored 40 points and got 12 rebounds as UConn ended its losing streak and dominated lowly Coppin State, 106-85, Sunday at the XL Center.
STORRS – UConn has had a week to digest its last-second loss to Yale, and a week for injuries to heal. But it does not appear the Huskies will be at full strength when they face Coppin State on Sunday at the XL Center.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) Bria Holmes scored 20 points and had five steals, Averee Fields added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 24 West Virginia routed Coppin State 83-43 on Saturday.
Teana Muldrow scored 11 points, Lanay Montgomery scored 10 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and blocked five shots, and the Mountaineers (6-1) outrebounded the Eagles 54-38.
Tanaysa Henderson led Coppin...
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December 06, 2014
Michael Grant is leaving Alabama for Baltimore. (Photo courtesy of Stillman News)Less than six weeks after parting ways with a legend, Coppin State is ready to begin the new era in its basketball program. Michael Grant will replace Ron "Fang" Mitchell as CSU coach, the school announced in a press release today.While Grant will be new to the MEAC, he is a familiar name in HBCU basketball...
Seventh seeded Coppin State upset Hampton in the MEAC quarterfinals on Wednesday. (Hamptonroads.com photo)The Big Dance may be a week away, but March Madness has already hit the MEAC and SWAC Tournaments. Both tournaments experienced big upsets on Wednesday as the SWAC's top seed and MEAC's second seed both bowed out early.Down in Houston, hometown team Prairie View A&M (10-22...
Sterling Smith scored 12 points with four rebounds as Coppin State held on to beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 58-50 on Saturday.
Smith hit a 3-pointer at 3:08 in the first half to give Coppin State a 24-21 lead. But a Hakeem Baxter layup and two free throws by Shane Randall in under a minute helped Maryland-Eastern Shore establish a 30-26 advantage at halftime.
The lead changed hands...
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February 08, 2014
This Black History Month, we're taking a look back at some of the athletes and coaches who have had an impact on HBCU Sports. Some of them are better known than others, but all of them are important. Today, we'll start with former Coppin State forward Larry Stewart. Larry Stewart led Coppin State to its first-ever MEAC Championship. While Coppin State is best known for its landmark...
Coppin State has a pretty good intro. Loving the windmill dunk.
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Michael Murray led all scorers with a career-high 28 points as Coppin State sealed a 73-54 victory over Delaware State on Saturday in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
Murray shot 11 of 15 (73.3 percent) from the floor and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds. Sterling Smith scored 15 points, and Taariq Cephas finished with 10 assists and 12 points. The Eagles...
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December 07, 2013