The Delaware State Hornets fly to Baltimore to take on the Eagles of Coppin State on Monday evening. Both of these teams have a combined 9 wins between them all season. The Hornets are 3-16 on the year and the Eagles are slightly better at 6-16. When these two teams matched up twice last season, the Coppin State Eagles won both contests.
The Coppin State Eagles haven't been trending in the right direction, losing 8 out of their last 9 contests (and their last 5 straight). Last time out the Eagles got throttled by Maryland-Eastern, 94-75. Senior Guard Sam Sessoms went for 19 points and 6 boards in that loss, and has now led the Eagles in scoring in 19 of their 22 games this season. He also ranks 7th in the nation with an average of 21.5 points per game.
The Delaware State Hornets only have 3 wins on the season, but they are 8-8-1 ATS. They have also won back-to-back games for the first time all season. The Hornets are most recently coming off a 2-point win over conference foe Morgan State, 64-62. Junior Guard Martaz Robinson went for 17 points in that win, almost doubling his season average of 9 ppg. The Hornets will be poised for revenge as they look to put a stop to the Eagles' dominance of the series.