Bethune-Cookman rallies past SC State 70-59
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) Anthony Breeze scored 20 points and Bethune-Cookman rallied past South Carolina State 70-59 on Saturday.
The Wildcats (13-14, 9-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed 37-34 with 16:08 left to play, and scored five straight. Kevin Dukes' 3-pointer with 14:10 remaining gave Bethune-Cookman its first lead, 39-37.
The Wildcats wouldn't trail the rest of the way.
After shooting 41.4 percent in the first half (12 of 29), the Bulldogs (5-21, 0-12) struggled in the second, making just 8 of 24 form the field (33.3 percent).
Bethune-Cookman finished shooting 45.5 percent from the field (25 of 55), and scored 38 points in the paint.
Updated February 18, 2012