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2015-16 Schedule
1-4, 10th in MEAC

Preseason bracketology: No. 16 seeds

  • East: Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers/North Carolina Central Eagles
  • West: High Point Panthers
  • South: Chattanooga Mocs/Texas Southern Tigers
  • Midwest: Montana Grizzlies
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Regrade: Moton excelling for Eagles

A former player at North Carolina Central, LeVelle Moton was elevated from assistant to head coach in 2009 and has proven that decision was the right one to make. Moton led the Eagles to their first NCAA tourney appearance in 2014. Needless to say, he's earned himself an A-plus. Goodman: Regrading 2009 coaching hires (Insider)

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Goodman: Regrading 2009 coaching hires

It's been six years since the coaching carousel took a spin in 2009, a class that included John Calipari, Josh Pastner and Sean Miller. How have all 32 hires panned out?

Iowa State finalist praises Hoiberg

North Carolina Central's head coach LeVelle Moton was passed over the job given to Fred Hoiberg but still tweeted: "In a business full of sharks, there is Not a better human being than @CoachProhm. Iowa St you got a great coach."

Miami 75, North Carolina Central 71

Four Miami players scored in double figures, led by Manu Lecomtes 18 off the bench, and the Hurriances held off North Carolina Central to advance in the NIT. Box score


Hurricanes flying over Eagles

Sheldon McClellan goes baseline and skies for the two-hand slam for two of his team-high 7 points. Miami leads North Carolina Central 34-25 at the break behind balanced scoring (9 Hurricans scored). David Laury leads the Eagles with 13 points.


Hurricanes in control in NIT

Sheldon McClellan has 7 points, including this big-time dunk from the baseline, and 2-seed Miami is up by 9 on North Carolina Central in the first round of the NIT live on ESPN2. Nimrod Hilliard leads the Eagles with 13 points.

The curse of the unbeatens?

Three teams finished the regular season perfect in conference play:

  • Murray State - lost to Belmont in OVC finals
  • NC Central - lost to Del. St. in MEAC semis
  • Kentucky - faces Auburn tomorrow

NC Central stunned in MEAC tourney

Delaware State took advantage of 13 North Carolina Central turnovers to upset the Eagles -- who had been unbeaten to that point in MEAC play. The Hornets are now 1 win away from their second trip to the Big Dance.

Team Stats

Points Per Game60.8337th
Rebounds Per Game43.4Tied-35th
Assists Per Game12.0Tied-256th
Points Allowed73.0Tied-180th