Norfolk State at Florida A&M
|Date & Time||Monday February 11, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Al Lawson Center
Florida A&M -1 / over-under: 133
The Florida A&M Rattlers host the Norfolk State Spartans in MEAC college basketball action on Monday.
The Norfolk State Spartans fell to 8-1 in the MEAC following an 84-76 at Bethune-Cookman on Saturday as a one point underdog.
Norfolk State fell behind by nine points at the break and could only trade baskets the rest of the way with Bethune-Cookman winning the shooting battle 48%-41.9%.
Steven Whitley kept the Spartans competitive with 23 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists with Derrik Jamerson Jr. with 16 points.
Norfolk State saw ten points and five pulls from BJ Fitzgerald followed by CJ Kelly with eight points, three yanks and three steals.
The Florida A&M Rattlers dropped to 6-3 in the MEAC following a 70-66 loss to visiting Howard as a 3.5 point favorite on Saturday.
Tracy Hector Jr. topped a balanced Rattlers offense with 14 points and six boards with Kamron Reaves netting another 14 points.
Florida A&M saw 12 points and eight rebounds from Isaiah Martin while Justin Ravenel and Ifeanyi Umezurike netted eleven and eight points.
Norfolk State are 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall and over is 13-3 in Norfolk State last 16 Monday games.
Norfolk State has been the best team in the MEAC to this point and I'll ride them here...