SC State faces Morgan State in first round of MEAC Tournament

Liam McKay

Columbia, S.C. —  The South Carolina State Bulldogs are facing the Morgan State Bears in Norfolk at Scope Arena on Tuesday at 9 PM, in the first round of the Mid-Eastern Atlantic Conference Tournament.

SC State finished the year at 10-21 (6-10 in the MEAC), and enter the tournament as the #10 seed. They are coming off of a two game losing streak, including a 94-81 point loss to Savannah State last Thursday to close out the regular season.

Morgan State finished the year with an 11-18 overall record, going 7-9 in conference play. They are coming off of a 87-80 loss to Delaware State last Thursday, and will enter the tournament as the #7 seed.

The two teams met once this season, with the Bulldogs taking a 74-59 point victory on the road.

The winner of the contest will go on to face #2 seeded Bethune-Cookman on Wednesday at 6 PM.


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