Scores

Final

N Carolina Cent 85

(9-7, 2-0 MEAC)

Florida A&M 62

(4-12, 1-1 MEAC)

6:00 PM ET, January 12, 2013

Al Lawson Center, Tallahassee, Florida

1 2 T
NCCU 43 4285
FAMU 32 3062

Top Performers

North Carolina Central: J. Ingram 26 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

Florida A&M: T. Kellum 12 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

NC Central 85, Florida A&,M 62

Associated Press

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Jeremy Ingram scored 26 points and Stanton Kidd added 21 as North Carolina Central defeated Florida A&M 85-62 Saturday night in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference action for the Eagles' third straight win.

Ingram made 9 of 13 field goals and Kidd was 10 of 15 for North Carolina Central (9-7, 2-0), which shot 57.1 percent (32 of 56) to snap the Rattlers' three-game home winning streak.

The Eagles took control early and pushed the lead into double figures for good on Emanuel Chapman's 3-pointer at the 9:45 mark to make it 23-11.

Leading 43-32 at the break, North Carolina Central opened the second half with a 17-2 spurt.

Florida A&M (4-12, 1-1), which shot 40 percent (22 of 55), had five players in double figures. Jamari Bradshaw, Trey Kellum and Reggie Lewis scored 12 apiece while Jamie Adams and Muham Abdul-Aleem added 10 points each in the Rattlers' sixth straight loss.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NCCU
FAMU
Points 85 62
FG Made-Attempted 32-56 (.571) 22-55 (.400)
3P Made-Attempted 9-18 (.500) 8-22 (.364)
FT Made-Attempted 12-19 (.632) 10-16 (.625)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 25 0

2012-13 Season

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