NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Jordan Parks scored 29 and grabbed 10 rebounds to help North Carolina Central cruise to a 91-43 win over ninth-seeded Coppin State in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament on Wednesday night.
Anthony McDonald hit four 3-pointers and scored 19 and Nimrod Hilliard added 12 points and six assists for NC Central (25-6), which will face either fourth-seeded Howard or No. 5 seed Delaware State in a semifinal Friday.
Top-seeded NC Central jumped out to a 12-1 lead as Coppin State (8-23) missed its first six shots. NC Central took a 44-22 advantage into halftime.