Coppin State @ Maryland-Eastern Shore
Current Records: Coppin State 6-20; Maryland-Eastern Shore 9-13
What to Know
After two games on the road, the Maryland-Eastern Shore Hawks are heading back home. The Hawks and the Coppin State Eagles will face off in an MEAC battle at 4 p.m. ET Saturday at William P Hytche Athletic Center. These two teams seek to continue their momentum from their previous wins.
The North Carolina Central Eagles typically have all the answers at home, but on Monday Maryland-Eastern Shore proved too difficult a challenge. Maryland-Eastern Shore enjoyed a cozy 79-66 victory over North Carolina Central.
Meanwhile, Coppin State narrowly escaped with a win as the team sidled past the Howard Bison 86-82.
Maryland-Eastern Shore is the favorite in this one, with an expected 3.5-point margin of victory. Their home court has been no bettor's paradise, though, as they've failed to beat the spread in four of their eight home games.
The wins brought the Hawks up to 9-13 and Coppin State to 6-20. A pair of offensive numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: Maryland-Eastern Shore has only been able to knock down 41.30% percent of their shots, which is the 36th lowest field goal percentage in college basketball. Coppin State has experienced some struggles of their own as they have only been able to knock down 38.60% percent of their shots, which is the 354th lowest field goal percentage in college basketball. It could be a slow evening.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 4 p.m. ET
- Where: William P Hytche Athletic Center -- Princess Anne, Maryland
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Hawks are a 3.5-point favorite against the Eagles, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Hawks as a 2.5-point favorite.
Coppin State have won four out of their last seven games against Maryland-Eastern Shore.
- Jan 29, 2022 - Maryland-Eastern Shore 64 vs. Coppin State 61
- Mar 05, 2020 - Coppin State 63 vs. Maryland-Eastern Shore 60
- Feb 10, 2020 - Coppin State 68 vs. Maryland-Eastern Shore 67
- Feb 16, 2019 - Coppin State 58 vs. Maryland-Eastern Shore 55
- Jan 29, 2018 - Coppin State 71 vs. Maryland-Eastern Shore 68
- Feb 04, 2017 - Maryland-Eastern Shore 78 vs. Coppin State 57
- Jan 30, 2016 - Maryland-Eastern Shore 83 vs. Coppin State 81
Injury Report for Maryland-Eastern ShoreNo Injury Information
Injury Report for Coppin State
- Jesse Zarzuela: Out (Undisclosed)
- Tyree Corbett: Game-Time Decision (Undisclosed)