Scores

Final

N Carolina A&T 63

(8-9, 3-2 MEAC)

Delaware State 61

(6-10, 3-1 MEAC)

    7:30 PM ET, January 21, 2008

    Memorial Hall, Dover, Delaware

    1 2 T
    NCAT 28 3563
    DSU 25 3661

    Top Performers

    North Carolina A&T: E. Jones 24 Pts, 6 Reb

    Delaware State: R. Bright 23 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    N. Carolina A&,T 63, Delaware St. 61

    Associated Press

    DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Steven Rush sank two points after a technical foul was called on the Delaware State bench, and North Carolina A&T defeated Delaware State 63-61 Monday night.

    The game was tied five times, with three of them coming in the final five minutes of the game.

    The Hornets' Trevor Welcher connected on a three-pointer, tying the score at 61-61 with 1.2 seconds left in the game when the technical foul was called.

    Welcher gave the Hornets (6-10, 3-1 MEAC) a three-point lead 55-52 on a three pointer with 3:08 left, but Ed Jones scored the next six points for the Aggies (8-9, 3-2), giving them a 58-55 lead with 1:09 left.

    Roy Bright sank a three-pointer with 42 seconds left for 58-58 tie, but the Aggies' Austin Ewing answered with a three-pointer with 13 seconds left for 61-58 lead. Bright followed with a three-point try and off a rebound, Welcher scored another game-tying three.

    The Aggies were led by Jones with a game-high 24 points, and Steven Rush who scored 13.

    Bright led the Hornets with 23 points and four rebounds. Donald Johnson added 11 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NCAT
    DSU
    Points 63 61
    FG Made-Attempted 24-45 (.533) 24-54 (.444)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-21 (.286) 11-29 (.379)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-16 (.563) 2-2 (1.000)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 10 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 9

    2007-08 Season

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