Leola Spotwood had a career-high 24points and eight rebounds as
After a jumper by Saadia Doyle cut the lead to one, Larrisa Carter answered to push the margin back to three with 31 seconds to play. Spotwood and Shawntae Payne each made a pair of free throws to close out the game. Coppin State held Howard scoreless for the final 1:53.
Harris scored 11 and Payne added 10 for the Eagles.
Navy 63, Colgate 48: Jade Geif scored 14 of her 22 points in the first half to power the Mids (17-10, 10-2 Patriot League) past the Raiders (8-19, 2-10).
After trailing by 11 early, Colgate went on an 8-0 run to cut the lead to three but entered the half down nine. Navy opened things up in the second with a 13-4 run and led by as many as 16. Colgate cut the lead to eight with 7:43 left but was outscored 11-4 after that point.
Geif had nine rebounds and Kara Pollinger added 17 points, five rebounds and six assists for the Mids.
Boston University 72, UMBC 51: Raven Harris had six steals to set the single-season school record (95) and scored 15 points, but the visiting Retrievers (10-17, 6-8 America East) were dismantled by the Terriers (23-15, 13-2).
After entering the half down 10, UMBC cut the lead to seven in the second before Boston University went on an 18-4 run to put the game out of reach.
The loss breaks a three-game winning streak for UMBC, which will host Hartford on Wednesday to end itsregular season.
Mount St. Mary's 49, St. Francis (N.Y.) 48: The Mount (12-14, 8-7 Northeast Conference) held on to beat the visiting Terriers (11-15, 8-7) after Jessica Kaufman missed a game-winning layup with 14 seconds left.
After entering the half down one, Mount St. Mary's went ahead 49-44 on a pair of free throws by Tara Lonergan. Kaufman answered with back-to-back layups to cut the lead to one with 1:10 left, but St. Francis could not complete the comeback.
After leading 25-21 at halftime, Elizabeth City State started the second half on a 7-0 run led by Stephanie Harper. Bowie State cut the lead to nine twice but could not get any closer.