North Carolina A&T vs East Carolina

East Carolina runs away from NC A&T, 84-71

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) Akeem Richmond and Paris Roberts-Campbell each scored 21 points to power East Carolina to an 84-71 win over North Carolina A&T Saturday night.

The Pirates (9-2), coming off a week-long break for final exams, built a 17-point lead in the first half behind Richmond's 15-point effort. Roberts-Campbell had 15 of his points in the second half to help seal the win.

Caleb White contributed 14 points for East Carolina. Prince Williams had a dozen points off the bench and Michael Zangari added another 10.

The Pirates shot 50 percent from the field (24 for 48), which offset NC A&T's 39-31 edge on the boards.

NC A&T (3-7), the defending MEAC champions, got a 20-point effort from Richaud Pack, a transfer from Florida International who entered the game averaging 17.6 points per game. Returning starters Bruce Beckford and Lamont Middleton added 17 and 16 points, respectively.

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North Carolina A&T (3-7)274471
East Carolina (9-2) «444084

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MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Beth.-Cook.5-011-9275
N.C. A&T5-112-9197
N.C. Central5-111-9312
Savannah St.5-18-13207
Morgan St.4-38-12305
S.C. State3-37-14327
Hampton2-27-12323
Norfolk St.2-34-16281
Florida A&M2-33-18344
Howard2-45-17346
Coppin St.2-42-19340
Md.-E. Shore1-65-17307
Delaware St.0-72-20351

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati6-017-225
Houston5-215-450
Wichita St.5-215-430
SMU4-314-654
UCF4-313-655
Memphis4-313-795
Tulsa4-411-9117
UConn3-310-990
Tulane3-412-791
Temple2-510-946
E. Carolina2-68-11277
So. Florida0-77-13302
 
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