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North Carolina Central vs Savannah State

Savannah St. 44, NC Central 36

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Deven Williams came off the bench and scored a team-high 12 points to lift Savannah State past North Carolina Central 44-36 in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game Saturday.

Rashad Hassan added nine points and a game-high 11 boards to help Savannah State (15-10, 9-2) win its third game in a row.

Down 35-20 with 14:04 remaining, North Carolina Central (17-8, 10-1) went on a 14-3 run, cutting its deficit to 38-34 behind Jeremy Ingram's layup with 4:15 left to play.

The Eagles did not make a field goal the rest of the way, and Williams' 3-pointer with 1:30 to go sealed the game.

Savannah State led 29-2 in bench points and outrebounded North Carolina Central 31-26.

North Carolina Central shot just 28 percent (7 of 25) in the first half and trailed at halftime 24-16.

Ingram scored 15 points, but was the only Eagle in double figures.

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North Carolina Central Eagles
J. Copeland, F352-52-47036
S. Kidd, F272-40-06035
R. Willis, G402-111-41126
J. Ingram, G394-116-650315
E. Chapman, G301-40-04202
A. Houston130-10-00110
D. Ferguson100-10-02400
D. Williams41-20-01012
A. Galaya20-00-00010
Totals 12-399-142681436
 30.8%64.3% 
Savannah State Tigers
A. Louis, F302-21-25215
C. Spears, F41-20-01002
P. Blackman, G263-90-00417
C. Smith, G200-41-21011
K. White, G200-20-13220
R. Hassan264-61-211039
J. Smith191-11-34123
D. Williams195-120-010212
S. Wilson151-40-00123
R. Burger130-10-00000
P. Hendley51-10-00012
M. Hutchins30-10-01000
Totals 18-454-1031101544
 40%40% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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Norfolk St.8-212-13199
Beth.-Cook.6-49-15307
Md.-E. Shore5-58-17275
Savannah St.5-69-13333
Howard4-510-14316
N.C. A&T4-67-18338
N.C. Central3-68-15332
Florida A&M3-67-15349
Morgan St.3-65-17341
Coppin St.3-75-18311
Delaware St.2-74-20350
 
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