Scores

Final

N Carolina Cent 60

(16-14, 10-6 MEAC)

Hampton 45

(10-20, 6-10 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, March 1, 2012

    Convocation Center (VA), Norfolk, Virginia

    1 2 T
    NCCU 32 2860
    HAMP 27 1845

    Top Performers

    North Carolina Central: D. Sutton 17 Pts, 11 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Hampton: M. Tuitt 10 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 5 Stl

    NC Central 60, Hampton 45

    Associated Press

    HAMPTON, Va. -- Ray Willis scored 18 points and Dominique Sutton had a double-double as North Carolina Central beat Hampton 60-45 on Thursday night in the season finale for both teams.

    Sutton finished with 17 points on 7 of 12 shooting and pulled down 11 boards for the Eagles.

    Hampton (10-20) led just once in the first half, 7-6, before Willis hit a 3-pointer to put North Carolina Central ahead for good. The Eagles led 32-27 at halftime and led by as much as 17, 52-35, with 4:57 left to play.

    North Carolina Central (16-14) shot 46.9 percent (23 of 49) from the field and outscored the Pirates 30-16 in the paint.

    Darrion Pellum led Hampton with 12 points but the Pirates leading scorer was held to just 2 of 11 from the field, including 0 of 7 from deep.

    Hampton shot just 27.1 percent (13 of 48) from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NCCU
    HAMP
    Points 60 45
    FG Made-Attempted 23-49 (.469) 13-48 (.271)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-16 (.375) 5-23 (.217)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-13 (.615) 14-16 (.875)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 19 1

    2011-12 Season

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