Coppin State travels to Corbett Sports Center on Monday to take on North Carolina A&T. It starts at 8:00 EST. The Eagles are 4-3 against the Aggies over the last four years. They fell 93-92 on 1/23/2012, the last time they met.
A win here would help close the gap with North Carolina A&T in the MEAC, who are in 7th place and just above Coppin State in 9th place.
In their last outing, despite 28 points from Andre Armstrong, the Eagles fell to North Carolina Central 84-75 on January 26th. He is putting up 9.4 points per game while also averaging 1.4 rebounds per game. For the Aggies, Austin Witter finished with 9 points and 5 rebounds in the 55-52 loss to Morgan State on January 26th. He leads the team in rebounds with 6.4 per game and blocks with 2.9 per game. One category in which North Carolina A&T is especially proficient is free throw rate at 43.0, ranking 1st in their conference (and 28th nationally).
StatSmack! Coppin State is better than North Carolina A&T