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Coppin State 63

(6-13, 3-3 MEAC)

N Carolina Cent 87

(13-5, 4-1 MEAC)

    4:00 PM ET, January 25, 2014

    McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium, Durham, North Carolina

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    COPP 37 2663
    NCCU 50 3787

    Top Performers

    Coppin State: T. Cephas 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 3 Stl

    North Carolina Central: J. Ingram 24 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

    NC Central rolls past Coppin St. 87-63

    Associated Press

    DURHAM, N.C. -- Jeremy Ingram scored 24 points as North Carolina Central controlled a decisive 87-63 victory over Coppin State Saturday afternoon.

    Ingram amassed 18 of his points in the first half to put North Carolina Central up 50-37 at the break. The score was 20-18 midway through the first half, but the NC Central Eagles went on a 30-19 run to pull away. Emanuel Chapman added 14 points, seven assists and six rebounds.

    North Carolina Central (13-5, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic) shot 32 of 62 from the field and 9 of 16 (56.3 percent) from 3-point range.

    Taariq Cephas and Michael Murray scored 16 points each to lead the Coppin State Eagles, and Andre Armstrong added 12. Coppin State (6-13, 3-3) made the first basket of the game and then trailed the rest of the way, finishing at 33.3 percent shooting on both field goals (20 of 60) and 3-pointers (8 of 24).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    COPP
    NCCU
    Points 63 87
    FG Made-Attempted 20-60 (.333) 32-62 (.516)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-24 (.333) 9-16 (.563)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-19 (.789) 14-16 (.875)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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