PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Femi Olujobi scored 17 points and the go-ahead 3-pointer late and North Carolina A&T edged out Maryland-Eastern Shore 66-64 on Saturday to win its fifth straight.
The Aggies entered tied for first in the conference standings with North Carolina Central (12-8, 5-0).
Olujobi's go-ahead 3 with 2:13 to play broke open a back-and-forth game for a 65-62 lead, but Ahmad Frost's putback in the lane cut it 65-64 with 45 seconds left. The Hawks turned it over and were forced to foul Edmead, who made 1 of 2 free throws with 2.8 seconds left.
Martin scores 21 of 27 in 1st half, Memphis beats Tulane
Jeremiah Martin scored 21 of his 27 points in the first half, Kyvon Davenport added 17 points and Memphis beat Tulane 83-79 on Sunday.
Can No. 11 Florida State rebound against rejuvenated Pitt?
Which is tougher, losing at home to the top-ranked team in the nation on a last-second 3-pointer or trying to rebound 48 hours later on the road?
Kier's double-double leads George Mason past Rhode Island
Justin Kier scored 19 points with 10 rebounds, making eight of 10 shots, and George Mason beat Rhode Island 84-67 on Sunday.
|North Carolina A&T||3-0||0.5||8-9|
|North Carolina Central||3-0||0.5||8-9|
|South Carolina State||2-1||1.5||4-15|