NCAA Basketball

North Carolina A&T Aggies (10-22)


Mon. 2/22 Sat. 2/27 Mon. 2/29 Thu. 3/3 Mon. 3/7
@ Morgan 
L 51-72
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@ FlaA&M 
W 77-70
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@ B-C 
L 52-62
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vs. NCCent 
W 93-87
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vs. Coppin 
L 91-98
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Coppin State beats NC A&T in 2OT to advance in MEAC tourney

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) James Sylvester had 24 points on 6-of-10 shooting, and Christian Kessee scored 23 - including a career-high tying six 3-pointers - to lead No. 11 seed Coppin State past sixth-seeded North Carolina A&T 98-91 in double overtime Monday night and advance to the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament.

Keith Shivers scored a career-high 19 and tied his career-best with nine rebounds for Coppin State (9-21). Joshua Treadwell had 13 points with nine boards, while Terry Harris Jr. added 13 and eight.

The Eagles will face third-seeded South Carolina State (17-13) on Thursday.

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Leaders
Points: S. Hunt15.4
Rebounds: B. Beckford6.9
Assists: A. Abdullah3.4
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: S. Hunt90.4%
3P%: S. Hunt33.8%
Steals: E. Egharevba0.8
Blocks: S. Burrough1.1
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas33-5
2 Michigan State29-6
3 North Carolina33-7
4 Virginia29-8
5 Oregon31-7
6 Villanova35-5
7 Oklahoma29-8
8 West Virginia26-9
9 Xavier28-6
10 Miami (FL)27-8
10 Kentucky27-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova35-5
2 North Carolina33-7
3 Kansas33-5
4 Oklahoma29-8
5 Virginia29-8
6 Oregon31-7
7 Michigan State29-6
8 Miami (FL)27-8
9 Indiana27-8
10 Syracuse23-14
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Mid-Eastern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Hampton 13-3 21-11
South Carolina State 12-4 19-15
Norfolk State 12-4 17-17
Bethune-Cookman 10-6 14-18
Savannah State 9-7 16-16
North Carolina Central 7-9 13-19
Maryland Eastern Shore 7-9 10-22
North Carolina A&T 7-9 10-22
Howard 6-10 12-20
Morgan State 6-10 9-22
Coppin State 6-10 9-22
Delaware State 5-11 7-25
Florida A&M 4-12 8-21
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 67.8 (287)
Rebounds: 11.2 (137)
Assists: 10.6 (333)
FG%: 40.6% (317)
FT%: 71.1% (129)
3P%: 31.4% (308)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 76.0 (281)
Rebounds: 24.7 (230)
Assists: 14.8 (298)
FG%: 44.4% (233)
FT%: 67.7% (61)
3P%: 33.9% (144)
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