- Associated Press - Thursday, December 22, 2016

EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) - Will Miller scored 16 points off the bench to lead five players into double figures as Mount St. Mary’s raced past Coppin State 87-49 on Thursday night.

Junior Robinson scored 15, Elijah Long 13 while Chris Wray and Miles Wilson scored 11 each for Mount St. Mary’s (2-11), which broke an eight-game losing streak.

Keith Shivers scored 10 to lead Coppin State (1-14), which shot 33 percent (19-for-58) from the field.

The teams last met on a bigger stage - the 2008 NCAA Opening Round at Dayton, when Mount St. Mary’s earned a 69-60 win. The victory is the Mountaineers’ lone NCAA Tournament win at the Division I level.

Wray and Mawdo Sallah each grabbed seven rebounds for Mount St. Mary’s and Long dished five assists. The Mountaineers put this away early and led 48-21 at halftime.


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