Scores

Final

S Carolina St 85

(13-13, 8-6 MEAC)

N Carolina A&T 92

(15-13, 8-5 MEAC)

    8:00 PM ET, February 23, 2009

    Corbett Sports Center, Greensboro, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    SCST 38 4785
    NCAT 34 5892

    Top Performers

    South Carolina State: J. Johnson 20 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Blk

    North Carolina A&T: E. Jones 25 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    N. Carolina A&,T 92, S. Carolina St. 85

    Associated Press

    GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Ed Jones scored 25 points and North Carolina A&T defeated South Carolina State 92-85 on Monday night.

    Jones led five Aggies (15-1, 8-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) in double figures as Tavarus Alston scored 17, Robert Johnson had 16, Thomas Coleman chipped in 13 and Nicholas Wilson added 11.

    North Carolina A&T shot 50 percent from the field (33-for-66) for its seventh straight victory.

    South Carolina State (13-13, 8-6) had five players score in double figures, as it had a three-game winning streak snapped and lost for just the second time in nine games.

    Jason Flagler paced the Bulldogs with 22 points and Jason Johnson finished with 20. Josh Jackson and Westley Telfare added 12 each, and Carrio Bennett scored 11 for South Carolina State.

    The Aggies avenged a 71-53 loss to the Bulldogs at South Carolina State on Jan. 26.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SCST
    NCAT
    Points 85 92
    FG Made-Attempted 30-68 (.441) 33-66 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-25 (.320) 10-31 (.323)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-22 (.773) 16-29 (.552)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 13

    2008-09 Season

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