Scores

Final

Bethune-Cookman 56

(12-12, 6-4 MEAC)

N Carolina A&T 61

(11-13, 5-5 MEAC)

    7:30 PM ET, February 9, 2009

    Corbett Sports Center, Greensboro, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    COOK 30 2656
    NCAT 26 3561

    Top Performers

    Bethune-Cookman: T. Mahone 10 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Stl

    North Carolina A&T: N. Wilson 15 Pts, 9 Reb

    N. Carolina A&,T 61, Bethune-Cookman 56

    Associated Press

    GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Ed Jones and Nicholas Wilson scored 15 points each in North Carolina A&T's 61-56 win over Bethune-Cookman on Monday night.

    North Carolina A&T (11-13, 5-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) trailed 30-26 at halftime before tying the game, 39-39 with 11:50 to go. The Aggies then went on a 15-8 run, taking a 54-47 lead with 3:52 left in the game.

    The Wildcats brought the deficit to four twice in the final minute but couldn't pull any closer.

    Bethune-Cookman shot just 35.8 percent from the field (21 of 57), snapping a four-game road winning streak in conference play.

    The win was the fourth straight for the Aggies.

    C.J. Reed scored 12 points for the Wildcats and Jarrell Thomas and Tobias Mahone added 11 and 10 points, respectively.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    COOK
    NCAT
    Points 56 61
    FG Made-Attempted 21-57 (.368) 20-47 (.426)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-25 (.200) 5-16 (.313)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-11 (.818) 16-28 (.571)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 11

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