MEAC Tournament - North Carolina A&T vs North Carolina Central Final: 55-42 - Recap

MEAC Tournament - North Carolina A&T vs North Carolina Central Final: 55-42 - Recap

North Carolina A&T got 13 points from Adrian Powell en route to a 55-42 victory over North Carolina Central on Wednesday at Norfolk Scope Arena.

North Carolina A&T was a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

North Carolina A&T got 13 points from Lamont Middleton and another 9 points from Bruce Beckford. Adrian Powell contributed 1 assists, while Austin Witter cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

North Carolina Central got 13 points from Stanton Kidd in a losing cause and another 11 points from Jeremy Ingram. Jeremy Ingram contributed 2 assists for them, while Stanton Kidd had 8 rebounds.

North Carolina A&T hit the break leading 20-15 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored North Carolina Central as they grabbed 44 boards, while North Carolina A&T only had 34.