Scores

Final

Longwood 52

(9-18, 2-11 away)

Norfolk State 66

(19-9, 10-3 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 20, 2012

    Echols Hall, Norfolk, Virginia

    1 2 T
    LONG 29 2352
    NORF 26 4066

    Top Performers

    Longwood: A. Carter 19 Pts, 11 Reb, 2 Stl

    Norfolk St: M. Tamares 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Norfolk St. 66, Longwood 52

    Associated Press

    NORFOLK, Va. -- Chris McEachin scored 21 points and led Norfolk State's go-ahead run in a 66-52 victory over Longwood on Monday night.

    The Spartans (19-9) trailed 29-24 with 51 seconds left in the first half and made it a three-point game on Jamel Fuentes' jumper with 30 seconds to go. Norfolk State then opened the second half by scoring 18 straight.

    McEachin, who was 5 of 11 on 3-pointers, made three during the spurt, in which he added a free throw.

    The Spartans shot 40 percent from the field (24 of 60) and outrebounded the Lancers 43-35.

    Marcos Tamares added 20 points and Kyle O'Quinn had 16 rebounds for Norfolk State.

    Longwood (9-18) was led by Antwan Carter with 19 points and 11 rebounds. On his jumper with 1:04 left, Carter became Longwood's all-time leading scorer with 1,808 points. He passed Kevin Jefferson, who reached 1,806 in 1990.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LONG
    NORF
    Points 52 66
    FG Made-Attempted 22-61 (.361) 24-60 (.400)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-26 (.192) 7-25 (.280)
    FT Made-Attempted 3-9 (.333) 11-21 (.524)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 17

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