Mid-Eastern Conference Tournament - Howard vs North Carolina A&T Final: 53-47 - Recap
Solomon Mangham scored 14 points leading Howard to a 53-47 victory over North Carolina A&T at Norfolk Scope Arena on Tuesday.
Howard was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog.
Howard got 13 points from Prince Okoroh and another 9 points from James Daniel. Prince Okoroh contributed 2 assists, while Oliver Ellison cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
North Carolina A&T got 19 points from Lamont Middleton in a losing cause and another 8 points from Bryan Akinkugbe. Richaud Pack contributed 3 assists for them, while Denzel Keyes had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Howard were victorious, as the score was 24-21 at the break.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina A&T as they grabbed 47 boards, while Howard only had 35.