Scores

Final

N Carolina A&T 71

(3-7, 0-7 away)

East Carolina 84

(9-2, 8-1 home)

5:00 PM ET, December 14, 2013

Minges Coliseum, Greenville, North Carolina

1 2 T
NCAT 27 4471
ECU 44 4084

Top Performers

North Carolina A&T: R. Pack 20 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

East Carolina: P. Roberts-Campbell 21 Pts, 5 Reb, 6 Ast, 4 Stl

East Carolina runs away from NC A&T, 84-71

Associated Press

GREENVILLE, N.C. -- Akeem Richmond and Paris Roberts-Campbell each scored 21 points to power East Carolina to an 84-71 win over North Carolina A&T Saturday night.

The Pirates (9-2), coming off a week-long break for final exams, built a 17-point lead in the first half behind Richmond's 15-point effort. Roberts-Campbell had 15 of his points in the second half to help seal the win.

Caleb White contributed 14 points for East Carolina. Prince Williams had a dozen points off the bench and Michael Zangari added another 10.

The Pirates shot 50 percent from the field (24 for 48), which offset NC A&T's 39-31 edge on the boards.

NC A&T (3-7), the defending MEAC champions, got a 20-point effort from Richaud Pack, a transfer from Florida International who entered the game averaging 17.6 points per game. Returning starters Bruce Beckford and Lamont Middleton added 17 and 16 points, respectively.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NCAT
ECU
Points 71 84
FG Made-Attempted 23-58 (.397) 24-48 (.500)
3P Made-Attempted 6-16 (.375) 9-21 (.429)
FT Made-Attempted 19-26 (.731) 27-37 (.730)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 24 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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