Recap - Rhode Island Defeats North Carolina A&T 72-59
Rhode Island earned a 72-59 victory over North Carolina A&T on Friday, getting 18 points from E.C. Matthews at Thomas Ryan Center.
Rhode Island got 13 points from Xavier Munford and another 12 points from Jarelle Reischel. E.C. Matthews contributed 4 assists, while E.C. Matthews cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
North Carolina A&T got 14 points from Bruce Beckford in a losing cause and another 13 points from Lamont Middleton. Bruce Beckford contributed 2 assists for them, while Bruce Beckford had 7 rebounds.
Rhode Island trailed at halftime, 33-32.
Rhode Island had a 37-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.