Boone, North Carolina Central beat South Carolina St. 71-67

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Eric Boone had 17 points in North Carolina Central's 71-67 win over South Carolina State on Saturday night. Boone also contribu...

January 18, 2023
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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Eric Boone had 17 points in North Carolina Central's 71-67 win over South Carolina State on Saturday night. Boone also contributed six assists and three steals for the Eagles (9-8, 2-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Brendan Medley-Bacon added 15 points while going 3 of 4 and 9 of 10 from the free throw line, and he also had eight rebounds and three blocks. Justin Wright shot 4 of 13 from the field and 4 for 6 from the line to finish with 13 points. The Bulldogs (3-16, 0-3) were led in scoring by Jordan Simpson, who finished with 13 points and two steals.

The Associated Press