Florida A&M vs North Carolina A&T

NC A&,T 64, Florida A&,M 56

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Bruce Beckford scored 16 points and Austin Witter again paced North Carolina A&T's post play as the Aggies defeated Florida A&M 64-56 Monday night in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action.

The win was the second straight and fourth in five games for North Carolina A&T (13-12, 6-4), which got eight points and 13 rebounds from Witter. The senior set a career high with 14 boards against Bethune-Cookman on Saturday, and has had double-digit rebounds in three straight games after managing fewer than 10 rebounds in 12 straight contests.

Adrian Powell added 11 points and Lamont Middleton 10 for the Aggies.

Muhammad Abdul-Aleem notched 16 points off the bench for the Rattlers (6-18, 3-7). Jamie Adams added 13 points but was just 2 of 10 from 3-point range as Florida A&M connected on just 6 of 23 from deep.

North Carolina A&T won despite shooting just 39.3 percent (22 of 56).

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Scoreboard
Florida A&M (6-18)263056
North Carolina A&T (13-12) «303464

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Florida A&M Rattlers
A. Powell, F273-88-944214
B. Beckford, F181-50-04002
L. Middleton, G286-103-573418
A. Witter, G262-60-05035
J. Louisme, G173-60-08138
R. Buck190-10-01000
W. Siverand192-31-24025
J. Underwood183-51-23138
S. Stewart102-30-01204
D. Upchurch71-20-03242
K. King50-00-01000
A. Abdullah20-00-00000
D. Behohn-Tolly21-10-00002
C. Butler20-00-00010
Totals 24-5013-1846132268
 48%72.2% 
North Carolina A&T Aggies
J. Bradshaw, F251-104-64106
M. Teal, F181-23-43045
T. Kellum, F152-60-02044
R. Lewis, G312-100-00005
J. Adams, G252-142-33026
M. Abdul-Aleem264-91-46119
W. Davis240-01-44311
D. Bullard171-50-02122
O. Odi160-12-84022
M. Badejo20-00-00000
M. Fabiyi10-00-00000
J. Bush00-00-00000
Totals 13-5713-293461640
 22.8%44.8% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. Central13-325-9202
Norfolk St.12-417-17242
Morgan St.11-514-16326
Hampton11-514-17284
Savannah St.10-613-16279
Md.-E. Shore9-714-20278
S.C. State7-911-20302
Delaware St.7-910-22332
Coppin St.7-98-24336
Beth.-Cook.6-1010-22346
Howard5-1110-24338
Florida A&M5-117-23349
N.C. A&T1-153-29350
 
Other games
MU 55 Final
GTOWN 63
KSU 62 Final
KAN 83