Delaware State meets Howard in the quarterfinals of the MEAC Tournament at Norfolk Scope Arena on Tuesday. It gets started at 9 p.m. EST. The Hornets defeated the Bison 56-53 on Mar. 2 and are 4-3 against them over the past four years.
The Hornets fell 62-60 to South Carolina State on Mar. 7. Casey Walker finished with 18 points and six rebounds in the loss. He contributes 3.6 rebounds per game in addition to his 8.5 points per game. For the Bison, Mike Phillips finished with 16 points and six rebounds in the 56-53 loss to Delaware State on Mar. 2. He leads the team in points with 11.8 per game and rebounds with 6.9 per game.
Delaware State has a statistical advantage over Howard in one significant category, scoring, where the Hornets have an edge over the Bison, 59.4 points per game to 51.8 points per game.
StatSmack! Delaware State is better than Howard
Delaware State has a much better overall winning percentage over the last 10 years (48.4 percent to 23.5 percent).
It's only wins and losses, but Delaware State has a better overall record than Howard this season (13-17 vs. 7-23).
Delaware State is ranked higher than Howard in the MEAC (No. 6 vs. No. 11).
Boom! Delaware State defeated Howard by 3 points the last time they played (Mar 02, 2013).