Roundup: Norfolk State men set school win record; HU women roll against Maryland-Eastern Shore

Norfolk State set a school Division I record for wins with 17 after beating


-Eastern Shore 72-60. The Spartans' previous best was 16 wins in the 2007-08 season. Chris McEachin had 20 points and Kyle O'Quinn added 18 to lead the Spartans (17-8, 9-2 MEAC). The Spartans took a 35-21 lead at halftime behind 14 points from O'Quinn. Norfolk State held the Hawks (5-17, 2-7) to 29 percent shooting (8-of-28) in the first half. ...

Women's basketball: Hampton junior Keiara Avant had a career-high 19 points and Choicetta McMillian added 14 to lead the Lady Pirates to a 72-33 win at Delaware State. Jericka Jenkins had 10 points and 10 assists for the Lady Pirates (17-4, 9-1 MEAC), who scored 16 points off of 19 turnovers by Delaware State. Tierra Hawkins led the Hornets (4-18, 1-8) with 17 points. ...


Maryland-Eastern Shore edged Norfolk State in overtime, 62-58, behind Chelsea Sanders' 25 points. Tyisha Bridges and Whitney Long led the Spartans with 12 points each. ...


senior forward Mike Scott is one of 20 players named to the

Oscar Robertson

Trophy midseason watch list released Monday by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association. Scott leads the Cavaliers in scoring (17 points per game) and rebounding (8.5 rpg), and is one of four


players on the list, joining

North Carolina


Harrison Barnes


John Henson


Tyler Zeller

. The national player of the year will be announced March 30. ...



William and Mary


Marcus Thornton

was named conference rookie of the week for the second time this season after averaging 18 ppg last week. For the women, Old Dominion's Tia Lewis shared conference player of the week honors with Delaware's Elena Delle Donne. Lewis had two doubles-doubles in games against James Madison and Hofstra. ...

MEAC: Norfolk State women's basketball player Rachel Gordon was named the conference defensive player of the week after pulling in an average of 14 rebounds a game. ...

USA South: CNU's Conley Taylor was named the league player of the week after averaging 25.5 ppg, and Nik Biberaj was rookie of the week. For the women, CNU's Camry Green averaged 13.3 ppg and 12.7 rpg in earning rookie of the week honors.