Recap - South Carolina Defeats Morgan State 87-71
South Carolina got 20 points from LaShay Page en route to an 87-71 victory over Morgan State on Friday at Colonial Life Arena.
South Carolina got 17 points from Eric Smith and another 14 points from Brenton Williams. Lakeem Jackson contributed 4 assists, while Lakeem Jackson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Morgan State got a 20-point performance from Justin Black, who was supported by 15 points from Anthony Hubbard. Dewayne Jackson had 6 assists in a losing cause for Morgan State, while Ian Chiles grabbed 5 rebounds.
South Carolina led at halftime, 45-41.
South Carolina had a 35-22 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.