North Carolina A&T vs Charlotte

UNC-Charlotte soars past NC A&T 88-72

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Pierria Henry scored 23 points with seven rebounds and UNC-Charlotte beat North Carolina A&T in a nonconference game on Saturday night.

North Carolina A&T (3-11) battled to a 40 point tie with the 49ers on near-even stats in the first half.

The game remained back and forth until Terrence Williams laid down a 3-pointer putting Charlotte up 49-47 six minutes into the second period. Charlotte (9-4) followed that a bit later with a 10-0 run accentuated by a Shawn Lester dunk to put it out of reach for the Aggies at 65-51.

The 49ers shot 53 percent from the field, including 10 of 19 treys while Shawn Lester and Willie Clayton contributed 13 points each. Charlotte also won the rebound battle 37-28.

Richaud Pack led Aggie scorers with 18 points.

NC A&T opens Mid-Eastern Conference play with Bethune-Cookman next Saturday while UNC-Charlotte starts Conference USA action next Thursday at UTEP.

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Scoreboard
North Carolina A&T (3-11)403272
Charlotte (9-4) «404888

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MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. A&T0-04-1107
Morgan St.0-03-2162
Beth.-Cook.0-02-3328
Hampton0-02-4277
N.C. Central0-02-4319
Savannah St.0-02-4279
Md.-E. Shore0-01-3228
Delaware St.0-01-4348
Florida A&M0-01-5151
Norfolk St.0-00-4164
S.C. State0-00-5311
Coppin St.0-00-6306
Howard0-00-6290

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech0-05-011
Middle Tenn.0-04-130
Old Dominion0-04-119
So. Miss0-02-1203
Marshall0-03-2241
North Texas0-03-2276
UT-San Antonio0-03-2152
Western Ky.0-03-2100
UAB0-03-3320
Charlotte0-02-2316
FAU0-02-3205
FIU0-02-3312
UTEP0-01-3331
Rice0-01-4265
 
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