Morgan's 3-pointer with 34 seconds left broke a 58-all tie and Clayton made 3 of 4 foul shots to seal the win. Clayton's layup with 83 seconds remaining capped a 20-13 rally over an eight-minute span. Brendan Medley-Bacon scored 11 points with seven rebounds for Coppin State.
Coppin State (3-17, 3-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) has won three of its last five contests after starting the season with a 15-game losing streak. Two of those 15 losses were against Top 25 teams (No. 4 Virginia and No. 21 Houston). Coppin State started the season on the road against Wisconsin and lost by just seven at Notre Dame.
North Carolina Central (8-10, 3-1) saw its four-game win streak come to an end.
Iowa State unable to hit game-tying 3 at the buzzer
Ohio State misses a free throw, giving Iowa State a chance but the 3-pointer bounces off the rim and the Buckeyes advance with a 62-59 win.
Top-seeded UNC overcomes slow 1st half to beat Iona in NCAAs
North Carolina completed a perfect first round for top seeds in this NCAA Tournament, but not before Iona became the latest No. 16 seed to show these matchups are no sure thing.
Little rocks rim with two-handed flush
UNC pushes the pace, as they get the ball up the floor, which culminates in Kenny Williams hitting a cutting Nassir Little for the jam.
|North Carolina A&T||13-3||1||19-13|
|North Carolina Central||10-6||4||18-16|
|South Carolina State||5-11||9||8-26|