Scores

Final

N Carolina Cent 54

(14-7, 7-0 MEAC)

Delaware State 43

(9-11, 4-2 MEAC)

4:00 PM ET, February 2, 2013

Memorial Hall, Dover, Delaware

1 2 T
NCCU 34 2054
DSU 21 2243

Top Performers

North Carolina Central: S. Kidd 13 Pts, 11 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

Delaware State: C. Walker 11 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

NC Central 54, Delaware St. 43

Associated Press

DOVER, Del. -- Jeremy Ingram scored 20 points to lead North Carolina Central to a 54-43 win over Delaware State in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game on Saturday, the Eagles' eighth consecutive victory.

The winning streak ties the eight-game run from the 1996-97 season.

Stanton Kidd had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the Eagles (14-7, 7-0).

Casey Walker and Amere May had 11 each for the Hornets (9-11, 4-2), who had won three in a row.

The Eagles shot 53.8 percent from the field (21 of 39) and outrebounded the Hornets 32-21. The Hornets shot 19 of 50 from the field.

North Carolina Central also outshot Delaware State from the foul line, hitting 9 of 14 to Delaware State's 3 of 12.

The Eagles outscored the Hornets 30-22 in the paint and 12-2 on fast-break points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NCCU
DSU
Points 54 43
FG Made-Attempted 21-39 (.538) 19-50 (.380)
3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 2-17 (.118)
FT Made-Attempted 9-14 (.643) 3-12 (.250)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 17 3

2012-13 Season

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