Scores

Final

Chowan 72

 

N Carolina Cent 70

(2-19, 2-5 home)

    7:30 PM ET, January 17, 2009

    McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium, Durham, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    CHO 27 4572
    NCCU 29 4170

    Top Performers

    Chowan: C. Rhodes 19 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    North Carolina Central: J. Briscoe 31 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    Chowan 72, N.C. Central 70

    Associated Press

    DURHAM, N.C. -- Aaron Scott hit a 3-pointer with 15 seconds left to give Chowan a 72-70 win over North Carolina Central on Saturday night.

    Chowan trailed 68-65 with 1:57 left before two free throws from Charles Rhodes and two more by Layth Mansour. With the Hawks (9-7) leading 69-68 with :52 seconds left, before Stevy Worah-Ozimo hit a jump shot to put the Eagles up 70-69 with 0:33 left.

    Rhodes led Chowan with 19 points. Lando Morrison, Aaron Scott and Jaleel Nelson scored 13 apiece, which Mansour finished with 10.

    The Eagles (3-18) were led by Jamar Briscoe with 31 points, including 10-for-10 from the free-throw line. Worah-Ozimo chipped in 13 points, and Vincent Davis and Bryan Ayala each added 10 for the Eagles.

    The Eagles, who hit 3 of 9 3-pointers in the first half which they led 29-27, made just 16.7 percent (2 of 12) from long range in the second.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CHO
    NCCU
    Points 72 70
    FG Made-Attempted 25-51 (.490) 23-58 (.397)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-13 (.385) 5-21 (.238)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-19 (.895) 19-26 (.731)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 6

    2008-09 Season

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