BALTIMORE -- — DeJuan Clayton had a career-high 32 points as Coppin State got past Delaware State 86-78 on Monday night.
Clayton made 14 of 15 from the free throw line. He added six assists.
It was the first Mid-Eastern Conference game of the season for both teams.
Kyle Cardaci had 15 points for Coppin State (2-8), which broke its four-game losing streak. Anthony Tarke added 14 points, eight rebounds and four blocks. Nendah Tarke had 11 points, eight rebounds and five steals.
D’Marco Baucum had 19 points for the Hornets (0-6), who have now lost six games in a row to start the season. Myles Carter added 15 points and 10 rebounds. Pinky Wiley had 13 points.
For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP--Top25
This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com
2022 men's college basketball recruiting class rankings: Duke, Kentucky continue battle for No. 1 spot
Dereck Lively's commitment on Monday night amped up the quest for No. 1 between Duke coach-in-waiting Jon Scheyer and Kentucky's John Calipari.
AAC commissioner Mike Aresco extended through 2025
The AAC extended the contract of commissioner Mike Aresco for three years through June 2025.
The highlights No. 2 prospect Dereck Lively is bringing to Duke
Check out highlights from Duke commit Dereck Lively, the No. 2 player in ESPN's 2022 basketball recruiting class.