Scores

Final

East Carolina 91

(9-4, 8-1 home)

    5:00 PM ET, January 5, 2013

    Williams Arena, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    1 2 T
    UNCW 33 2760
    ECU 44 4791

    Top Performers

    NC Wesleyan: B. Givens 23 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast

    East Carolina: M. Kemp 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 6 Ast, 3 Stl, 3 Blk

    East Carolina 91, NC Wesleyan 60

    Associated Press

    GREENVILLE, N.C. -- Maurice Kemp finished with 19 points, 10 rebounds and 6 assists to help East Carolina dominate Division III North Carolina Wesleyan 91-60 Saturday in a nonconference matchup.

    Ty Armstrong added 14 points and eight rebounds, Miguel Paul scored 13 points and Akeem Richmond added 10 points off the bench for East Carolina (9-4).

    Ahead at halftime 44-33, the Pirates opened the second half on a 20-10 run taking a 64-43 lead with 12:28 left to play.

    North Carolina Wesleyan (7-5) shot just 21.2 percent (7 for 33) in the second half, compared to East Carolina's 48.4 percent (15 for 31) in the period.

    The Pirates dominated in the paint, outscoring the Battling Bishops 42-14 inside.

    East Carolina held a 33-8 advantage in points in the paint, and led by as many as 35 points in the second half.

    Brandon Givens led North Carolina Wesleyan with 23 points and nine rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCW
    ECU
    Points 60 91
    FG Made-Attempted 19-63 (.302) 33-67 (.493)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-25 (.320) 10-29 (.345)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-18 (.778) 15-28 (.536)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 35

    2012-13 Season

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