North Carolina Central State University (NCCU) had strong contributions to close the season against rivals North Carolina A&T yesterday. Jordan Parks had 21 points, 13 rebounds and 2 blocks, Anthony McDonald had 16 points, and Nimrod Hilliard had 17 points and 12 assists. NCCU beat A&T 69-58.
Everything was falling for NCCU, they shot better than 50% from the field.
NCCU finishes 16-0 in MEAC play and 24-6 overall. This is the first time in school history that a men’s basketball team has completed the regular season undefeated in conference play.
It seems that NCCU will head to the tourney with a chip on their shoulder. All eyes are on the Eagles as they strive to soar further for a MEAC Championship and to be the nation’s cinderella team.
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