Virginia Tech 94, N. Carolina A&T 66

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Zabian Dowdell scored a career-high 25
points and Coleman Collins added 17 and 14 rebounds Wednesday
night, leading Virginia Tech to a 94-66 victory against North
Carolina A&T.

The Hokies (6-3), coming off a 77-75 heartbreaking loss at No. 1
Duke in a game won on Sean Dockery's 40-foot buzzer beater, led
45-33 by halftime and never looked back. Jamon Gordon added 11
points, 11 assists and seven rebounds for the Hokies.

North Carolina A&T (0-5) fell to 0-30 against Atlantic Coast
Conference teams. The Aggies were led by Demetrius Guions with 21
points and Austin Ewing and Greg Roberts with 15 each. The rest of
the team totaled just 15 points as A&T shot 34 percent.

Dowdell had 18 points in the first half, when he hit six of his
school record-tying seven 3-pointers. Wynton Witherspoon added two
more 3s, and the Hokies finished with 11.

Witherspoon scored 11 points and A.D. Vassallo had 10.

The Hokies also had a season-high 26 assists, 11 steals and
seven blocks.