NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Todd Hughes scored 19 points, including back-to-back 3-pointers in the closing minutes, and Tyshawn Bell added 18 to help No. 5 seed Delaware State beat Howard 65-60 in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday night.
No. 4 seed Howard (16-16) led 54-51 with three minutes remaining before Hughes, who made 3 of 4 from behind the arc, hit back-to-back 3s to give Delaware State a three-point lead with 1:54 to play.
May scored six points as the Hornets made 6 of 6 free throws from there to seal it.