DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Lamont Middleton hit two free throws with four seconds left, then stole the ball two seconds later to seal North Carolina A&T's 70-67 conference-opening win over Bethune Cookman Saturday afternoon.
The win snapped a 16-game losing streak at Daytona Beach for the Aggies, dating back to 1995.
Jeremy Underwood gave the Aggies a four-point lead by hitting two free throws with :27 left, but missed a pair 12 seconds later.
Clemmye Owens drilled a 3-pointer for the Wildcats to make it 68-67 with seven seconds left.
Middleton finished with 21 points to lead North Carolina A&T (4-11, 1-0), with Richaud Pack adding 19.
Trapp finished with 18 points to lead the Wildcats, Kynard and Owens each contributing 15 points.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.
Purdue's 2016-17 prospects got a jolt Wednesday when forward Caleb Swanigan announced he will return for his sophomore season.
Clemson's Jaron Blossomgame says he is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to school for a final season.
|South Carolina State||12-4||1||19-15|
|North Carolina Central||7-9||6||13-19|
|North Carolina A&T||7-9||6||10-22|