The final was 91-87 Spartans. The important numbers came at the free throw line. There were 73 fouls called in the game. The teams combined to foul out six different players. NSU went to the free throw line an amazing 62 times making 41 of their attempts.
Six Spartans managed to make it to double figures. They were led by Malcom Hawkins who had 20. Thirteen of those points came at the charity stripe. It was the first conference game of the season for Norfolk State. Last year, they went undefeated in MEAC regular season play.