Methodist vs East Carolina

East Carolina 87, Methodist 51

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Maurice Kemp scored 21 points and Robert Sampson finished with 14 points, 10 rebounds, and four blocks to lead East Carolina over Division III Methodist 87-51 Tuesday night.

Kemp had 11 points in the first half to help East Carolina (2-0) build a 36-24 halftime lead.

Methodist (0-1) struggled from the field, shooting just 31.1 percent (19 of 61) for the game.

East Carolina shot 55.6 percent (20 for 36) and forced Methodist into 10 turnovers in the second half to blow the game open.

The Pirates scored 14 points in the second half off of Methodist turnovers while outscoring the Monarchs 32-10 on points in the paint.

Marshall Guilmette scored nine points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead East Carolina off the bench.

Bryan Hockaday led Methodist with 15 points and 10 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Methodist (0-1)242751
East Carolina (2-0) «365187

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Methodist Monarchs
B. Hockaday, F266-122-3100215
K. Combs, F171-60-24223
J. McSwain, C80-10-00000
T. Hilliard, G251-10-03402
J. Whitehead, G222-94-41128
B. Monk190-40-04120
J. Horne184-90-02039
J. Washington153-90-01408
C. McRae142-62-20016
B. Esquerra120-00-02020
A. Pack90-10-02120
J. Jones80-30-00000
T. Deal70-00-00010
Totals 19-618-1136131751
 31.1%72.7% 
East Carolina Pirates
R. Sampson, F276-101-2103314
M. Kemp, F259-122-373121
T. Armstrong, F144-70-05118
C. Gaines, G253-72-25208
P. Roberts-Campbell, G170-61-20001
S. Bowden262-80-03925
M. Guilmette204-71-29119
A. Richmond183-90-01226
P. Torlak132-34-42109
Y. Kolo81-30-02012
P. Williams42-20-01004
F. Edosomwan20-00-20000
P. Robbins10-00-00000
Totals 36-7411-1747221187
 48.6%64.7% 

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati0-03-0219
SMU0-03-099
Tulane0-03-0241
Temple0-02-08
UCF0-02-028
UConn0-02-022
Wichita St.0-02-028
So. Florida0-02-1222
Tulsa0-02-2202
Houston0-01-1294
Memphis0-01-1181
E. Carolina0-01-2285
 
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MVSU 60 Final
CINCY 102
UVM 49 Final
UCONN 67
MIST 67 Final
KAN 64
AST 54 Final
MIZZ 91
CLST 47 Final
MICH 77
DUKE 75 Final
UK 68
SDCC 57 Final
SDSU 91
UCIRV 79 Final
UCLA 80