Scores

Final

Longwood 59

(3-4, 1-3 away)

N Carolina A&T 71

(2-4, 2-1 home)

    7:30 PM ET, November 28, 2006

    Corbett Sports Center, Greensboro, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    LONG 29 3059
    NCAT 37 3471

    Top Performers

    Longwood: M. Sumter 19 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    North Carolina A&T: J. Wills 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    N. Carolina A&T 71, Longwood 59

    GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- Glenn Nelson scored 14 points including two 3-pointers down the stretch to lead North Carolina A&T to a 71-59 win over Longwood on Tuesday.

    Jason Wills had 13 points and eight rebounds, Austin Ewing added 13 points and Greg Roberts finished with nine points for the Aggies (2-4), who were without leading scorer Steven Rush.

    Maurice Sumter led Longwood (3-4) with a game-high 19 points and five rebounds, while Clayton Morgan finished with nine points and 10 rebounds.

    The Aggies led 37-29 at the break and Ewing opened the second half with a 3-pointer to make it 40-29. Brandon Giles' two free throws put the Lancers within two points at 11:10 in the second, 47-45.

    Nelson knocked down a 3-pointer with 6:29 left and the Aggies held on to a 58-53 lead before Ewing hit a three from the corner to extended the gap.

    Longwood cut the Aggies lead to five with 2:08 remaining, but Nelson hit a 3-pointer with 1:52 left and sealed the win.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LONG
    NCAT
    Points 59 71
    FG Made-Attempted 19-55 (.345) 27-54 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-25 (.240) 6-15 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-18 (.833) 11-20 (.550)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 12

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