NORFOLK, VA (February 26, 2022) — T.J. Madlock tossed in a game-high 17 points and seven (7) rebounds, but t wasn’t enough as South Carolina State fell short, 63-59, on the road to host Norfolk State Saturday (Feb. 26th) at Echols Memorial Hall.

Madlock finished 3-of-5 from behind the arc, while shooting 6-of-7 from the charity stripe. Omer Croskey added 15, while teammate Edward Oliver-Hampton grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds in the loss.

South Carolina State falls to 15-13 overall, 7-5 in the MEAC, while Norfolk State improves to 19-6 overall.

UP Next for SC State
South Carolina State will continue their three-game road swing, with Howard (Feb.28th ) and then NC Central (Mar. 3rd).

The 2022 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Basketball Tournament will be held March 9th -12th in Norfolk, VA at the Scope Arena. For more information on how to purchase tickets visit

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