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 either fourth-seeded Howard or No. 5 seed Delaware State in a semifinal Friday.
Top-seeded NC Central jumped out to a 12-1 lead as Coppin State (8-23) missed its first six shots. NC Central took a 44-22 advantage into halftime.MORE
|North Carolina Central||16-0||25-8|
|Maryland Eastern Shore||11-5||18-15|
|South Carolina State||7-9||11-22|
|North Carolina A&T||6-10||9-23|
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