There was a lot of action going on around the CIAA, MEAC, SWAC and SIAC on Saturday. Here are a couple of the highlights we came across from Jan. 9.
5. Elizabeth City State’s Miykael Faulcon scores his 1,000th career point on this step-back jumper. Faulcon finished with 25 points and 7 assists in ECSU’s 81-71 win over Johnson C. Smith.
What your 1,000th career point looks like; step-back..from 3 point land! @Miykael30 @CIAAForLife @ecsu #ECSU 💯 pic.twitter.com/Ph3eQrNMS4
— ECSU Athletics (@ECSUVikings) January 10, 2016
4. We know James Daniel can score, but he can dish it as well as take it. Daniel, the nation’s leading scorer, finished with 28 points and 4 assists in Howard’s 72-63 win over Coppin.
Daniel & Jalen Jones connect for the 3 pt play opportunity. Jones hit the free throw. 26-31, #CoppinState pic.twitter.com/qzmx6EJqJI
— Selena Alexander (@_SelenaAlex) January 9, 2016
3. Ty Newman with the sick-wraparound. Newman’s stat line (23 points, 9 rebounds) was solid, but Livingstone fell 87-79 to Virginia State.
Newman is a grown man out there… pic.twitter.com/5wZFAkVr1H
— HBCU Gameday (@HBCUGameday) January 9, 2016
2. Paris Collins sends Jackson State-Alcorn State into overtime.
Here’s the Paris Collins 3 that sent Jackson State/Alcorn State to overtime… #SWAC pic.twitter.com/uIvdkpcW8x
— Chris Hudgison (@ChrisHudgison) January 10, 2016
//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js 1. Morgan State’s Kyle Thomas with the flush. Thomas finished with 14 points in Morgan’s 63-58 win over Delaware State.
MBB: Kyle Thomas has a nasty throwdown during 🐻s win vs. Delaware State #gobears Is it @espn @ESPNTop worthy?! pic.twitter.com/MZm4LyHDFH
— Morgan State Bears (@MorganStBears) January 10, 2016