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Morgan State beats Coppin, advances to Saturday's game against Norfolk State

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Posted at 10:12 PM, Mar 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-12 22:12:18-05

BALTIMORE — Morgan State University will now play in tomorrow's Mid Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament Saturday against Norfolk State.

The MSU men's basketball team defeated Coppin State 82 - 61 earlier tonight.

Morgan was down by nine points at halftime, but ended up coming back for the win. Tomorrow's game is at 1 p.m. and the winner will earn an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.

This would be Morgan's first trip to the tournament since 2010.