NCAAB Game Recap - Savannah State at Morgan State
Mon Jan 7, 2019 8:00 PM EST

Niag
59
Fairf
77
F
Copp
64
DelSt
60
F
FlaAM
62
Norf
72
F
Savan
88
Morg
87
F(OT)
How
79
MD-ES
39
F
PVAM
57
Alc
54
F
Gram
60
AlaAM
65
F(OT)
E WA
63
N CO
75
F
TXSo
77
South
67
F
JackSt
57
AlSt
59
F

Savannah State 88, Morgan State 87

Jan 7, 2019, 8:00 PM EST

Final (OT)

1

2

OT

T

Savannah State (4-12)

40

40

8

88

Morgan State (6-9)

52

28

7

87

Hanson, Dotson aid Savannah State's comeback over Morgan St
Mon Jan 7, 2019 10:53 PM

BALTIMORE (AP) Romani Hansen and Jaquan Dotson each scored 20 points and Savannah State rallied to beat Morgan State 88-87 in overtime on Monday night.

The Tigers trailed 64-52 with 14:08 remaining and got back in it by outscoring Morgan State 20-8 over an 8 1/2-minute span and knotted it at 72-all with 5:35 left in regulation. Sherwyn Devonish-Prince Jr. made a pair of free throws for Morgan State with 34 seconds left to force overtime.

Dotson threw down a dunk to start the extra session and the Tigers (4-12, 1-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) led the rest of the way.

Zaquavian Smith made a pair of free throws early to give Savannah State a 10-2 lead. The Bears then exploded on a 15-0 run as Kyson Rawls scored seven. Later, Antonio Gillespie made a pair of 3-pointers and the Bears extended the lead to 49-33.

Morgan State led 52-40 at halftime on the strength of 18-of-36 shooting including 9 of 16 from 3-point range.

Tyrell Harper had 11 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists for Savannah State.

Rawls scored all 20 points of his points in the first half with five 3-pointers for Morgan State (6-9, 1-1). Stanley Davis added 15 points, Devonish-Prince 14 and David Syfax 12.

Leaders

Savannah State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
R. Hansen 20 0 1 9 0 0
J. Dotson 20 0 3 6 3 2
Morgan State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
K. Rawls 20 0 2 2 1 0
S. Davis 15 0 6 7 2 0

Team Comparison

Savan Morg
Points For 88 87
Field Goals 33/66-50% 31/73-42%
Three Pointers 9/32-28% 10/23-43%
Free Throws 13/19-68% 15/23-65%
Offensive Rebounds 13 18
Defensive Rebounds 27 25
Rebounds 46 50
Blocks 3 0
Steals 9 6
Turnovers 21 17
Personal Fouls 19 19
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2018-2019 Regular Season - Savan Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Mon Jan 7 Savan 88 @ Morg 87 J. Smith 3 V. Curry 2

Game Information

Stadium: Hill Field House, Baltimore, Maryland
Attendance: 788
Game Time: