Virginia-Wise vs East Carolina

East Carolina 91, Virginia-Wise 56


GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Maurice Kemp had a double-double and Paris Campbell scored 17 points to lead East Carolina past Virginia-Wise 91-56 on Saturday.

Campbell made 6 of 9 from the field, including 3 of 5 3-pointers.

Kemp was 10 of 12 from the field and grabbed 14 rebounds.

Virginia-Wise (3-7), of the NAIA, kept it close in the early in the game, trailing 9-8 behind a Travis Berry jumper. But East Carolina went on a 9-0 run to take an 18-8 lead with 13:28 left to play in the first half. Campbell capped the run with a 3-pointer.

East Carolina (9-4) wouldn't look back from there, taking a 45-21 lead into halftime.

Darrius Smith led Virginia-Wise with 15 points.

East Carolina shot a season-high 58.5 percent (38 of 65) from the field, compared to 28.8 percent (19 of 66) for the Cavaliers. The Pirates have won five consecutive games after losing three straight.

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Virginia-Wise Cavaliers
J. Jordan, F294-103-680511
N. Gaskins, F260-22-23022
J. Wright, G371-102-24134
T. Berry, G364-203-422413
D. Smith, G327-172-444417
J. Turner171-21-23023
T. Maggard142-30-01006
T. Garrison40-10-00000
T. Watson30-10-00000
C. Draper10-00-00000
D. Luce-Edwards10-00-00000
Totals 19-6613-202772056
East Carolina Pirates
M. Kemp, F2410-125-7143125
D. Morrow, F216-93-680215
E. Straughn, G234-70-03329
M. Paul, G163-90-02517
S. Bowden, G150-20-00100
P. Torlak243-60-18236
P. Roberts-Campbell226-92-411217
D. Morales212-50-25134
C. Gaines173-40-07106
A. Steed141-10-05222
F. Edosomwan30-10-00000
Totals 38-6510-2055191691

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