East Carolina 80, Limestone 54

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Darrell Jenkins scored 17 points and John Fields had 13 points and seven blocks as East Carolina defeated Limestone 80-54 on Tuesday.

Jenkins made 4-of-5 from 3-point range and had 10 assists, helping the Pirates lead by as many as 28 points.

East Carolina shot 45 percent from the field and held the Saints to just under 29 percent shooting.

Courtney Captain chipped in 11 points and Gabe Blair had 10 for the Pirates (3-1), who never trailed. Cory Farmer and Taylor Gagnon came off the bench to add nine points apiece for East Carolina, which led 43-24 at halftime.

Terrell Smith led the Saints (2-1) with 15 points and Shawn Poppie added 12 points and had six assists. John Prioleau grabbed nine rebounds for Limestone.