Eastern Kentucky vs North Carolina A&T

NC A&,T 78, E. Kentucky 67

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Jean Louisme scored 18 points and Adrian Powell 16 as North Carolina A&T overcame a 17-point first-half deficit to knock off Eastern Kentucky 78-67 on Wednesday.

Austin Witter had 12 points and nine rebounds, and Lamont Middleton added 12 points and eight assists for the Aggies (5-7).

Mike DiNunno led Eastern Kentucky (9-2) with 22 points, including 5-of-8 shooting from 3-point range, Marcus Lewis scored 14 and Glenn Cosey had 11.

Eastern Kentucky still led 37-29 at halftime, but the Colonels shot 29.6 percent from the field (8 of 27) in the second half to North Carolina A&T's 64 percent (16 of 25). The Aggies shot 55.3 percent for the game (26 of 47).

Trailing 37-20 in the first half, A&T scored the last nine points and the first three in the second half, and finally caught the Colonels at 44-all. The Aggies led 63-50 with 3:46 to go.

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Eastern Kentucky Colonels
E. Stutz, F161-20-01022
D. Muff, F101-10-00002
G. Cosey, G402-85-564411
M. DiNunno, G385-137-813422
T. Johnson, G171-10-02053
M. Lewis306-102-330414
C. Walden262-92-24348
J. Johnson212-60-00615
R. Parsons20-10-00000
Totals 20-5116-1822162467
 39.2%88.9% 
North Carolina A&T Aggies
A. Powell, F367-112-283216
A. Witter, F286-90-091312
B. Beckford, C234-70-02038
L. Middleton, G382-48-1038312
J. Louisme, G316-104-451318
J. Underwood240-28-82448
R. Buck71-21-41103
D. Behohn-Tolly60-00-02100
L. Smith40-11-20021
K. King30-10-00000
Totals 26-4724-3034192078
 55.3%80% 
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UT Martin8-618-11170
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Austin Peay6-810-18270
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SIUE0-155-24334

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Morgan St.9-412-14321
Savannah St.7-610-16322
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Coppin St.7-78-21331
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Florida A&M5-97-20348
Beth.-Cook.4-97-20349
Howard4-97-21343
N.C. A&T0-132-26350
 
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