HARTFORD, Conn. – Bowie State University men's basketball erased a 21-point halftime deficit and rallied to defeat Division I University of Hartford 66-63 in exhibition action. PHOTOS (Courtesy of Steve McLaughlin)
"In the first half I thought the lack of our offensive prowess affected energy level and at halftime our guys made a great adjustment and decided play harder", said Bowie State's 7th year head coach Darrell Brooks.
Bowie State began their exhibition with a 7-2 run against Hartford before the Hawks responded with a 16-0 run over a period of eight minutes to take control of the first half. From there, the Hawks pushed the advantage to 36-15 by halftime.
However, the Bulldogs outscored the Hawks 51-27 in the final 20 minutes of action, shooting 17-for-35 from the field (48.6 percent) compared to 7-for-28 (25.0 percent for the Hawks…. http://bsubulldogs.com/news/2015/11/6/MBB_1106150448.aspx