Scores

Final

N Carolina A&T 60

(7-10, 0-2 MEAC)

Bethune-Cookman 72

(6-11, 1-1 MEAC)

4:30 PM ET, January 12, 2013

Moore Gym, Daytona Beach, Florida

1 2 T
NCAT 35 2560
COOK 39 3372

Top Performers

North Carolina A&T: L. Middleton 25 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

Bethune-Cookman: K. Dukes 19 Pts, 1 Reb, 9 Ast, 1 Stl

Bethune-Cookman 72, NC A&,T 60

Associated Press

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Malik Jackson scored 20 points and Kevin Dukes added 19 as Bethune-Cookman topped North Carolina A&T 72-60 in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action Saturday.

Javoris Bryant added nine points and 11 rebounds for the Wildcats (6-11, 1-1), who won the rebounding battle 42-33.

Lamont Middleton paced the Aggies (7-10, 0-2) with 25 points, including a 9 of 10 performance at the foul line.

Bethune-Cookman trailed 35-31 with 2:48 left in the first half but closed out the period with a 3 from Jackson and a layup and 3-pointer from Dukes for a 39-35 lead.

The Aggies came back and led 47-43 with 13:39 left. The lead changed hands five times from there, and the teams were tied 56-all with 5:55 left when Dukes hit a 3-point shot and added two free throws after a technical foul by North Carolina A&T. Dukes' 3-pointer sparked a 16-1 Wildcat run for a 72-57 advantage.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NCAT
COOK
Points 60 72
FG Made-Attempted 21-56 (.375) 23-59 (.390)
3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 12-26 (.462)
FT Made-Attempted 12-16 (.750) 14-18 (.778)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 13

2012-13 Season

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