North Carolina Central vs Bethune-Cookman

NC Central 75, Bethune-Cookman 66


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Stanton Kidd made 11 of 14 shots from the field en route to 23 points and Ray Willis hit all 13 of his free-throw attempts to help North Carolina Central pull away from Bethune-Cookman 75-66 Monday in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play.

Willis finished with 26 points for NC Central, which shot 54.5 percent (24 of 44). The Eagles (10-7, 3-0) have shot 56 percent (114 of 203) during their four-game winning streak.

NC Central scored the first the first seven points of the second half to jump ahead 35-32. Bethune-Cookman's Alex Smith tied the game at 40 with a dunk but the Eagles used a 15-5 run over the next 5 minutes to pull away.

Kidd's dunk with 6:04 remaining made it 55-45 and Willis scored 10 of NC Central's last 16 points to seal the win.

Adrien Coleman led Bethune-Cookman (6-12, 1-2) with 18 points.

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North Carolina Central Eagles
S. Kidd, F3711-141-340323
J. Copeland, Jr., F251-60-02142
R. Willis, G406-1013-1362326
E. Chapman, G350-62-23822
J. Ingram, G292-35-643410
A. Houston163-34-700210
K. Jawara141-20-02032
D. Ferguson50-00-00010
A. Galaya00-00-00000
Totals 24-4425-3126142275
Bethune-Cookman Wildcats
A. Coleman, F366-105-642418
A. Smith, F254-101-36119
M. Mack, F113-30-01016
R. Johnson, G391-95-56527
P. Scotland, G111-22-21124
K. Dukes342-100-01426
J. Bryant322-56-670310
M. Jackson111-30-00053
B. Stewart11-10-00023
A. Dempster00-00-00000
Totals 21-5319-2231132266
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Md.-E. Shore7-610-18311
Coppin St.7-78-21331
S.C. State6-89-18286
Delaware St.6-89-20329
Florida A&M5-97-20348
N.C. A&T0-132-26350
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