|MEAC Tournament - South Carolina State vs Maryland-Eastern Shore Final: 63-54 - Recap|
South Carolina State grabbed a 63-54 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Tuesday, behind a 15-point effort from Janai Raynor Powell at Norfolk Scope Arena.
Damani Applewhite had 10 points for South Carolina State and Jahmari Etienne chipped in with 10 points. Janai Raynor Powell had 5 assists for them, while Damani Applewhite was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Maryland-Eastern Shore got a 14-point performance from Bryan Urrutia, who was supported by 12 points from Isaac Taylor. Bryan Urrutia had 5 assists in a losing cause for Maryland-Eastern Shore, while Bryan Urrutia grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed South Carolina State were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
South Carolina State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-25.