Scores

Final

Morgan State 52

(6-12, 4-2 MEAC)

N Carolina Cent 53

(14-5, 5-1 MEAC)

    7:45 PM ET, January 27, 2014

    McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium, Durham, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    MORG 28 2452
    NCCU 19 3453

    Top Performers

    Morgan State: J. Black 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 5 Stl

    North Carolina Central: K. Jawara 13 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    NC Central gets past Morgan State 53-52

    Associated Press

    DURHAM, N.C. -- Jeremy Ingram scored 20 points and Karamo Jawara made a game-winning free throw with a second remaining to give North Carolina Central a 53-52 victory over Morgan State Monday.

    The win puts North Carolina Central (14-5, 5-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) alone atop the conference standings. Morgan State (6-12, 4-2) entered the game tied with NCCU for the conference lead.

    NCCU led 52-48 with 1:20 remaining. Ian Chiles made two free throws and Donte Pretlow made a basket with 38 seconds left to tie the score at 52. Jawara made the first of two free throws with .07 remaining and missed the second on purpose.

    Morgan State held a 41-31 lead midway of the second period. Jay Copeland had a three-point play that started a 16-2 run, that gave the Eagles a 47-43 lead with 4:26 remaining.

    Jawara finished with 13 points for NCCU. Justin Black had 17 for Morgan State.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MORG
    NCCU
    Points 52 53
    FG Made-Attempted 18-44 (.409) 19-53 (.358)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 1-9 (.111)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-20 (.600) 14-23 (.609)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

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