Coppin State vs North Carolina A&T

NC A&,T 63, Coppin St. 62

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Adrian Powell scored 23 points and Jeremy Underwood hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 9 seconds showing to lift North Carolina A&T over Coppin State 63-62 Monday in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action.

Lamont Middleton added 14 points and 10 rebounds while Austin Witter chipped in eight points, eight rebounds and five assists North Carolina A&T. Witter's layup with 8:08 left to play broke a 56-56 tie.

Powell hit a layup to push the Aggies' (10-11, 3-3) lead to four before Coppin State launched a 6-0 run to take a 62-60 lead with 2:02 remaining.

Both teams went scoreless over the next 1:57 until Underwood sank his game-winner.

Coppin State (5-17, 2-5) had a final possession but Witter blocked Patrick Cole's layup attempt as time expired. The Eagles shot 46.2 percent (12 of 26) in the first half but fell to 31.6 percent (6 of 19) in the second half.

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Coppin State Eagles
M. Murray, F383-114-571111
P. Cole, F273-122-26518
C. Ieans, C182-35-531410
A. Armstrong, G388-123-600427
T. Cephas, G382-60-14516
S. Smith170-00-01000
C. Johnson160-00-00020
D. Johnson80-10-01000
Totals 18-4514-1928121362
 40%73.7% 
North Carolina A&T Aggies
A. Witter, F383-102-28538
A. Powell, F369-201-463023
D. Upchurch, C143-40-22036
L. Middleton, G386-121-2101514
J. Louisme, G200-40-11220
J. Underwood213-40-03338
L. Smith151-30-03012
R. Buck131-30-01132
W. Siverand50-00-00010
Totals 26-604-1141152163
 43.3%36.4% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. Central16-025-8127
Norfolk St.12-420-14167
Md.-E. Shore11-518-15195
Howard10-616-16254
Delaware St.9-718-18205
Hampton8-817-18251
Beth.-Cook.7-911-21344
S.C. State7-911-22320
N.C. A&T6-109-23340
Coppin St.6-108-23311
Savannah St.5-119-22331
Morgan St.5-117-24337
Florida A&M2-142-27350
 
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