Recap - East Carolina Defeats Fayetteville State 96-78

Fayetteville State was burned for 37 points by Akeem Richmond on Tuesday as East Carolina picked up a 96-78 win at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.

East Carolina got 14 points from Caleb White and another 12 points from Prince Williams. Antonio Robinson contributed 4 assists, while Brandan Stith cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.

Fayetteville State got an 18-point performance from Torian Showers, who was supported by 17 points from Tyrrel Tate. Joshua Dawson had 7 assists in a losing cause for Fayetteville State, while Torian Showers grabbed 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed East Carolina were victorious, as the score was 45-35 at the break.

East Carolina had a 40-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.