North Carolina Central vs Drake Recap - Drake Wins 72-69
Seth VanDeest scored 19 points leading Drake to a 72-69 victory over North Carolina Central at Knapp Center on Wednesday.
Drake got 16 points from Ben Simons and another 13 points from Richard Carter. Richard Carter contributed 5 assists, while Joey King cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
North Carolina Central got 23 points from Jeremy Ingram in a losing cause and another 23 points from Stanton Kidd. Emanuel Chapman contributed 6 assists for them, while Karamo Jawara had 10 rebounds.
Drake hit the break leading 41-37 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina Central as they grabbed 31 boards, while Drake only had 27.