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Final

Coppin State 75

(5-16, 2-4 MEAC)

N Carolina Cent 84

(12-7, 5-0 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, January 26, 2013

    McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium, Durham, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    COPP 29 4675
    NCCU 35 4984

    Top Performers

    Coppin St: A. Armstrong 28 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl

    North Carolina Central: R. Willis 20 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    NC Central 84, Coppin St. 75

    Associated Press

    DURHAM, N.C. -- Emanuel Chapman dished out 13 assists Saturday to help North Carolina Central remain unbeaten in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play with an 84-75 victory over Coppin State.

    Ray Willis scored 20 points and Jeremy Ingram 19 for the Eagles of North Carolina Central (12-7, 5-0), who won their sixth straight. Jay Copeland added 17 points and Stanton Kidd had 15 points and nine rebounds.

    Chapman, the conference's assists leader with 5.8 per game, posted the fifth-best total in program history while falling one short of his career best.

    Andre Armstrong scored 28 points and Patrick Cole had 17 to pace Coppin State's Eagles (5-16, 2-4).

    After Coppin State cut a 14-point deficit to 58-54 with 9:28 remaining, two layups by Copeland started an 11-3 North Carolina Central run that made it 69-57 with 5:21 left. Ingram also hit two baskets during the run.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    COPP
    NCCU
    Points 75 84
    FG Made-Attempted 25-57 (.439) 32-58 (.552)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-24 (.333) 6-22 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-20 (.850) 14-18 (.778)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 14

    2012-13 Season

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