Scores

Final

Florida A&M 78

(8-15, 4-6 MEAC)

N Carolina A&T 84

(8-16, 4-5 MEAC)

    6:00 PM ET, February 8, 2014

    Corbett Sports Center, Greensboro, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    FAMU 36 4278
    NCAT 42 4284

    Top Performers

    Florida A&M: R. Lewis 13 Pts, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    North Carolina A&T: L. Middleton 35 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    NC A&T holds off Florida A&M 84-78

    Associated Press

    GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Lamont Middleton scored a career-high 35 points and Richaud Pack added 20 as North Carolina A&T defeated Florida A&M 84-78 on Saturday night.

    North Carolina A&T led by as many as 16 points after halftime, but allowed the Rattlers (8-15, 4-6 Mid-Eastern Athletic) to surge back within four, 77-73 in the final minutes. The Aggies led 42-36 before the break, and both teams scored 42 points in the second half.

    Middleton made three 3-pointers and went 18 of 21 from the free-throw line, and Pack added 11 rebounds. After winning its first two conference games, North Carolina A&T (8-16, 4-5) had lost 4 of 5 before its home victory against the Rattlers.

    Jamie Adams led Florida A&M with 14 points, Reggie Lewis and Jamari Bradshaw each added 13, and Trey Kellum finished with 12.

    North Carolina A&T lost to the Rattlers 76-66 earlier this season.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FAMU
    NCAT
    Points 78 84
    FG Made-Attempted 22-66 (.333) 18-51 (.353)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-27 (.333) 4-15 (.267)
    FT Made-Attempted 25-39 (.641) 44-63 (.698)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 39 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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