Hampton Defeats Howard 51-49 - Recap

Hampton earned a 51-49 victory over Howard on Saturday, getting 14 points from Deron Powers at Burr Gymnasium.

Hampton got 10 points from Ramon Mercado and another 6 points from Dionte Adams. Jasper Williams contributed 1 assists, while Du'Vaughn Maxwell cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Howard got 11 points from Simuel Frazier in a losing cause and another 11 points from Mike Phillips. Simuel Frazier contributed 8 assists for them, while Alphonso Leary had 9 rebounds.

Hampton led at halftime, 23-21.

The rebound battle favored Hampton as they grabbed 44 boards, while Howard only had 30.