TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Tiwian Kendley scored 24 points and Morgan State held Florida A&M to 18 first-half points on its way to a 74-48 win on Monday night.
It was Morgan State's first road win since a 69-63 victory over Mount St. Mary's on Nov. 27, snapping a 12-game road losing streak.
Florida A&M had a 9-0 run to get within 50-36 in the second half but got no closer.
Morgan State made just 1 of 10 from 3-point range but hit 30 of 58 shots overall and outscored the Rattlers 48-4 in the paint.
The rebuilding Wildcats are set to raise the 2018 national championship banner next week -- and also lower expectations for the season to come after multiple NBA departures.
Michigan coach John Beilein can't yell or throw a chest pass yet after his offseason heart surgery, but the coach says he is ready for the upcoming season -- and fully expects to be recovered by that time.
Former Memphis All-American and NBA All-Star Penny Hardaway tipped off his first camp as new coach of the Tigers, and he's "really anxious" to get to work.
|North Carolina A&T||11-5||1||20-15|
|North Carolina Central||9-7||3||19-16|
|South Carolina St||6-10||6||10-22|