NCAA Men's Basketball

Bethune-Cookman Wildcats (10-22)


Sat. 2/25 Mon. 2/27 Thu. 3/2 Tue. 3/7 Wed. 3/8
@ NCCent 
L 63-78
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@ NCA&T 
W 73-70
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vs. FlaA&M 
W 69-59
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@ DelSt 
W 69-62
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@ NCCent 
L 60-95
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Top-seeded North Carolina Central cruises into MEAC semis

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Dajuan Graf scored 18 points with nine assists, Patrick Cole had 17 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists, and top-seeded North Carolina Central beat No. 9 seed Bethune-Cookman 95-60 on Wednesday night in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.

NCCU has been the No. 1 seed in three of the last four seasons - with one tournament championship.

NCCU led 50-32 at halftime after shooting 54.1 percent and the Eagles finished 34-of-63 (54 percent) from the floor. Cole, the MEAC player of the year, was just 6 of 18, including 0 of 5 from distance.

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Leaders
Points: B. Tabb17.8
Rebounds: B. Tabb5.4
Assists: D. Lewis4.6
FG%: Q. Forrest53.4%
FT%: B. Tabb82.6%
3P%: B. Tabb34.5%
Steals: Q. Forrest1.4
Blocks: U. Manzie1.0
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
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Mid-Eastern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
North Carolina Central 13-3 25-9
Norfolk State 12-4 17-17
Morgan State 11-5 14-16
Hampton 11-5 14-17
Savannah State 10-6 13-16
Maryland Eastern Shore 9-7 14-20
South Carolina State 7-9 11-20
Delaware State 7-9 10-22
Coppin State 7-9 8-24
Bethune-Cookman 6-10 10-22
Howard 5-11 10-24
Florida A&M 5-11 7-23
North Carolina A&T 1-15 3-29
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 71.1 (229)
Rebounds: 12.4 (37)
Assists: 14.0 (133)
FG%: 41.6% (303)
FT%: 66.2% (298)
3P%: 32.0% (300)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 77.8 (298)
Rebounds: 23.0 (319)
Assists: 16.5 (340)
FG%: 46.9% (318)
FT%: 67.3% (31)
3P%: 33.5% (98)

Next Home Game:
SCSt @ Bethune-Cookman
Sat., Jan. 14 @ 1:00 PM PT2:00 PM MT3:00 PM CT4:00 PM ET9:00 PM GMT5:00 PM 北京时间2:00 PM MST4:00 PM EST