North Carolina A&T vs

NC Central 65, NC A&,T 46


DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Dominique Sutton scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half to help North Carolina Central make its debut in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play a success, beating North Carolina A&T 65-46 Saturday.

Sutton also grabbed 11 rebounds. Landon Clement scored 16 points and Ray Willis 15 for the Eagles, (5-3, 1-0), who won their fourth consecutive game, all at home.

Nic Simpson led the Aggies (4-4, 0-1) with 12 points, and his 3-pointer with 4:52 remaining was the final field goal for North Carolina A&T, which had won its past four games.

North Carolina A&T shot just 21.7 percent (5 of 23) in the second half.

Willis scored 13 points in the first half, when North Carolina Central took a 35-28 lead. The Aggies never cut the margin to fewer than seven points in the second half.

Adrian Powell had nine points and 10 rebounds for North Carolina A&T.

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North Carolina A&T Aggies
A. Powell, F282-35-510009
L. Smith, F151-21-21053
D. Upchurch, F112-20-14034
N. Simpson, G253-105-610012
M. Hill, G222-91-21315
R. Buck273-112-35128
J. Underwood181-42-22215
J. Louisme170-30-21010
J. Herrera150-30-02010
A. Witter140-20-04040
K. Shephard80-20-00030
Totals 14-5116-233762146
D. Sutton, F365-87-9112317
T. O'Neal, F101-10-04022
R. Willis, G334-87-863515
L. Clement, G325-152-222316
E. Chapman, G301-20-02612
N. Chasten252-90-17124
J. Ingram232-82-24037
K. Jawara61-20-22112
E. Anyaorah50-30-01010
T. Beaman00-00-00000
Totals 21-5618-2442152165
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Coppin St.7-98-24336
Florida A&M5-117-23349
N.C. A&T1-153-29350

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