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Edmead, Olujobi lead NC A&T over E Carolina 87-81

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) Aaren Edmead scored 25 points, Femi Olujobi scored 23 points, including a go-ahead layup late, and NC A&T beat Eastern Carolina 87-81 on Sunday.

Edmead passed out six assists, Olujobi grabbed nine rebounds, and Devonte Boykins added 13 points for the Aggies (5-1).

Olujobi's layup with 5:39 left to play put the Aggies up 71-69 for the game's sixth lead change. The Buccaneers closed to 73-71 on a free throw by Isaac Fleming, but Edmead hit a 3, Olujobi added two free throws and a 3-point play, and the Aggies pulled ahead 83-76. Edmead scored the Aggies' final four points.

Olujobi made 11 of 12 free throws, the Aggies hit 29 of 34 from the foul line (85.3 percent) and scored 21 points off 16 ECU turnovers.

NC A&T led 22-12 in the first half after a 9-2 run capped by Boykins' 3-pointer and was up 43-40 at halftime behind Olujobi's 13 points.

Fleming scored 23 points, Kentrell Barkley had 19 with 11 rebounds, Shawn Williams scored 19 and B.J. Tyson 11 for ECU (2-4).

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo N.C. A&T 5-1 434487
home team logo E. Carolina 2-4 404181
Team Stats
away team logo N.C. A&T 5-1 70.0 PPG 36.5 RPG 14.1 APG
home team logo E. Carolina 2-4 67.4 PPG 37.9 RPG 12.3 APG
Key Players
3
Q. Copeland 9.1 PPG 1.9 RPG 1.9 APG 42.3 FG%
1
J. Gardner 16.3 PPG 8.5 RPG 1.3 APG 49.3 FG%
Top Scorers
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PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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