Norfolk, VA (Sports Network) - Shaquille Duncan scored 17 points off the bench as the fifth-seed Morgan State Bears advanced to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference title game with an 82-71 victory over the eighth-seed Bethune- Cookman Wildcats at Norfolk Scope Arena.
DeWayne Jackson and Justin Black each had 16 points and Anthony Hubbard added 11 for Morgan State (17-14) which faces NC A&T in the title game on Saturday.
Kevin Dukes scored a game-high 20 points and Rickey Johnson added 18 for Bethune-Cookman (14-20).
The Bears had a 48-26 advantage on points in the paint during the win. The Wildcats had the edge from 3-point range, 24-9.